Strange Places Podcast: Adventures in the Outdoors with James and Reed

James and Reed talk about their experiences climbing big mountains, biking long distance, climbing in Cuba, and much more.

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full-width Photo: James and Reed photographed while ascending Huascarán, a mountain situated in the western Andes range in Peru. With a peak elevation of 22,205 ft, it is the 4th highest mountain in the entire Western Hemisphere!

In this episode learn about:

  • Biking 700 miles of the Baja Peninsula in Mexico
  • What it takes to travel to Cuba as an American citizen
  • How to handle being interrogated by the US CBP upon returning home (United States Customs and Border Protection)
  • Funsponges: What they are and how to avoid them
  • Living La Vida Van Life: 6 years of experience living in a van and hitting the some of the world's rock climbing hotspots
  • Thom, James and Reed hiking the Annapurna range in Nepal
  • Drinking "broccoli water" at 21,000 feet and handling the Screamie-Barfies
  • Blowing the biggest Blue Dart
  • And finally: a marriage proposal for Thom???

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