Total number of backpacking trips: 23
Total nights: I'd be surprised if I didn't pass 300.
Total mileage: around 3,000
Total elevation gain: hah!
Best hike (and date)...why? CDT SOBO, June 14th-November 4th, because of the freedom, the consistent beauty, the exercise and the friendships.
Best picture? Too many to decide. Below is a good one.