How to Explorer: Expedition VLOG

Oh boy! Have you ever thought “I want to go on an expedition like [insert latest Outside Magazine or National Geographic article here]?”

Well, here’s a peek at what it’s like to set up your own expedition. More importantly, here’s the … Read More

6th Annual Superbowl Sunday Sunrise Summit

Another one on the books.
This is the sixth year in a row that Beau, and now me, gathered a group to climb Mt. Washington in the winter, at night, to attempt to catch the sunrise from the summit of the … Read More

Weekend in the Catskills: Devil’s Path

The Devil’s Path in the Catskills of New York is notorious for being difficult, so much so that Backpacker Magazine named it the “hardest day hike in the United States.”
There are several reasons why it got this reputation, the main … Read More

Mexico’s Shining Emerald on the Yucatan Peninsula

“The light in the ocean is brighter than the light in the sky”
These words echoed in my head as I floated towards a white textured wall infinite in every direction. I was weightless and could sense a gentle blue aura … Read More

2nd Hardest US Trail: The Pemi Loop

Our plan was ambitious. Chris would fly in from Australia, run the Boston Marathon, rest one day, then we would hike the Pemigewasset Loop.

The Pemi Loop, as it is known, has been deemed the 2nd Hardest Day Hike in the … Read More

Speaker at Rutgers University: Become Your HERO

On December 4, 2015 I had the honor of speaking at Rutgers University,  my alma mater, to a group of over 200 students. Thanks to generous sponsors named below, the event brought in over $7,500.00 of donations to the students … Read More

Gallery: Climbing in the Gunks

All images © 2015 Milosz Pierwola, all rights reserved. Do not reproduce or publish these images without permission

Recently, I had the chance to return to one of my favorite places, Mohonk Preserve. It’s not just the preserve but the whole … Read More Launches, SPECTACULAR Videos!

I’ve had a chance to play with the camera now and am wrapping my head around how to use it to it’s full potential.

Check out the latest video, and head over to to see more!

Finally, after speaking in front … Read More First Expedition

Main Goal: Explore a recently discovered cave, purported to be the largest in recent history
And film the entire expedition in 360 Video
Milky Way from an Norikura Observatory in Mt. Marishiten-dake, Japan – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA

Samples of Scouted Photography


Oculus … Read More

Adventure Journal – Kathleen River

Nestled under the jagged black peaks of Kluane National Park flows the wild Kathleen River. Its glowing turquoise waters pour out of a trap door hidden in a corner of Rainbow Lake, and it tumbles through with spectacular views that … Read More

Giant’s Causeway, Ireland

Hexagonal basalt columns rise up from Ireland’s dark, fertile earth and are battered by ten foot waves from a passing storm.  The sun then falls from the clouds and illuminates this magical place, before disappearing into the horizon.

We drove the … Read More

Taking Photos from a Bus


The best thing about traveling on a bus is the massive windows that expose you to some of the most breathtaking scenery you will ever see. It unfolds before you in a seemingly never ending carpet of beautiful textured nature … Read More

Plantlife Photography Practice

Right before I left Portland, I had a chance to visit Bosky Dell and a Water Garden nursery. I took the opportunity to practice photographing plant life.
Bosky Dell

Water Gardens

Nahanni Interview and Gallery

For the first time since the successful conclusion of the 2015 Nahanni Expedition, I am honored to talk with John Lee Dumas on his podcast,
Saturday, August 29th, 2015

The 2015 Nahanni Expedition traveled 280 miles through some of the largest … Read More

A Taste of Portland

After the success of the expedition, I had a chance to stop in Portland, OR for a couple of weeks. Here, there is a legendary reputation for the magnetic draw of the city and I had no idea just how … Read More

Expedition Success!


We were cornered by city-sized forest fires so catastrophic they put the entire country into a state of emergency. Parks Canada’s instructions were simple; stay put, check in often. Our location was the middle of nowhere, otherwise known as one … Read More

Expedition Starts, Follow on Trek Tech

This is it! After 8 months of planning and a lifetime of dreaming, we are off! And while I am away…
I am honored to introduce Zach and Allie of who will be helping you keep up with the expedition … Read More

Official Sponsor: Goal Zero


Goal Zero is a company that deserves exceptional praise because of how involved it is with the community from the very bottom all the way to the top. Three years ago when I called them to support my company EXP … Read More

Made it to the Yukon!


After 5 DAYS ON A BUS, I finally made it to the Yukon!

Taking a day off until an update with some photos of where I am!


Please check out our gear sponsors who make this expedition possible!
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Traveling Productively: My Mobile Headquarters


Traveling by bus has major advantages that give you an office with the most incredible view. Unlike an airplane, you are low enough to the ground that you get phone signal and most buses have outlets now. This means that … Read More

Official Gear Sponsor: Granite Gear


Granite Gear’s products have accompanied some of the world’s best explorers to the furthest and most challenging environments. Born in the Boundary Waters, a network of wild waterways between Minnesota and Ontario, the company got started by two camping buddies … Read More

SPOT Live Tracking on Trek Tech


The first leg of the journey is about to start, the bus ride across America. This is a perfect opportunity to test out the SPOT Gen3 Tracking device and the live tracking map.

The map will be hosted at Trek Tech … Read More

How Does Family Respond To Me Being An Explorer


Doing what I do I have the opportunity to meet some incredible people, many of whom hold world records or are world champions. In the past two years, I even got to become friends and spend time working together with … Read More

Official Gear Sponsor: Immersion Research



As a surfer, I’ve got a wetsuit that’s suitable for cold water… but not all day, every day for almost three weeks straight!

I reached out to Immersion Research with a request to help prepare me for this trip and I … Read More

How to Press Release


Alright, so you’ve got yourself an expedition, now it’s time to get the word out with an expedition press release.

What is a press release?

Basically, this is a document that is delivered to a journalist or editor of a publication and … Read More

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