One of the most unique combo trips out there. Brits Joe Sheffer and Alastair Humphreys go for minimal weight as they travel with pack rafts and folding bicycles on their incredible adventure in the Shetland Islands. Beginning in Sumburgh Head, the duo travels all the way to Muckle Flugga—a picturesque scene for a one-of-a-kind trek.


About The Author

Mitch Lex

Mitch grew up in Flagstaff, Arizona where he fell in love with kayaking, backpacking and just about everything else there is to do outside. Since moving to the Midwest, Mitch has continued to explore trails and rivers throughout the country. His greatest adventures include roaming with grizzlies and caribou on a NOLS course in Canada's Yukon Territory, swimming with dolphins while studying abroad in New Zealand, and guiding backpacking trips in southwestern Colorado and Utah. He sees the outdoors as a place where you can discover what is truly important in life while exploring a little bit about oneself along the way. Contrary to popular demand, he enjoys dried pineapple and Reese's pieces over M&M's and raisins in his trail mix any day of the week. Sorry GORP.