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Out of Eden
Out of Eden

Headhunting and Herbalists in Manipur

Update // October 20, 2019 // Out of Eden
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In the northeast Indian state of Manipur, Salopek has found the trails to be busy. As he has walked, he has met slash and burn farmers, plantation owners and wandering herbalists. The herbalist, Ahumei Pamei, showed off an impressive natural knowl...(more)

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‘Mission’ Accomplished!

Update // August 13, 2019 // Mission Yangtze
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( 9.4 ) CRITIC RATING

On August 12, Dykes took the very last step of his 4000-mile, 8,000,000-plus step walk along the Yangtze River at the point where it meets the East China Sea near Shanghai. It was almost a year ago - 352 days - that he began his journey. In late n...(more)

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Race Ends, Rudd Completes Traverse

Update // January 02, 2019 // The Great Antarctic Race
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( 9.3 ) CRITIC RATING

The Great Antarctic Race has wrapped up, with Lou Rudd completing the second ever unsupported, unassisted, solo traverse just two days after Colin O'Brady. As O'Brady finished early on day 54, Rudd still had well over 50 miles remaining to the Ros...(more)

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Maldague Sets Sail for the Cayman Islands

Update // October 05, 2019 // The Manneken Trip
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( 9.2 ) CRITIC RATING

Maldague had been stuck in Roatan, Honduras for quite some time. First, he was waiting for some packages to clear customs. Next, he had a frustrating wait for the right weather conditions to sail onwards towards the Cayman Islands. Through the fir...(more)

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Running the Essequibo
Running the Essequibo

First Ever Run of Essequibo Completed!

Update // April 22, 2018 // Running the Essequibo
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The team paddled out the river and into the Atlantic bringing the journey to an end. After 72 days and over 600 miles, the navigated journey often challenged their patience and resolve as well as jungling skills. The last section of the river was...(more)

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