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Issue 56 Mountain Flyer Magazine

MF Magazine printed one of my stories from the bikepacking triple crown in their latest issue.  Pick yours up at the news stand today or order online.

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Messkit Magazine

Meet Craig Fowler.  He’s a rare breed.  In fact he’s the only person on the planet to have completed both the thru-hiking triple crown and bikepacking triple crown.  Sound amazing?  Read on…

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Big Agnes Blog

“On October 22, 2017, I completed the Arizona Trail, which was the third of the bikepacking trails and sixth and final of the project. I became One of Seven Billion,” Craig Fowler. 

Press, The Dropper Post Podcast

The Dropper Post Podcast

Craig Draayer and Garret Schmidt from The Dropper Post interviewed me for their podcast that specializes in bikepacking.  We discussed the One of Seven Project, how to prepare, must have gear, mental toughness and more.  Listen at iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, RSS Feed.

Adventure Journal article.

Craig Fowler is a 45-year-old professional doer of big, big things. He recently completed the hiking and bikepacking triple crowns. Yes, he walked the Appalachian Trail… Bikepacking Awards

Ultra Achiever Award


The award for individuals who aim to compete and progress ultra-endurance bikepacking as a competitive sport and a personal challenge…

Mountain Flyer’s Online Post of Project’s Completion

With more than 11,600 miles of human-powered adventure under his belt (and legs and feet), Fowler became what he refers to as “One of Seven Billion” by completing both triple crowns…

Verticulture Post one of seven project

Outdoor Research’s Verticulture blog. Inspiring Others.

On October 22, Craig Fowler became the first known person to complete both the backpacking triple crown AND the bikepacking triple crown. That means he’s thru hiked the Appalachian Trail..

Outdoor Research’s Verticulture blog.  Pre Arizona Trail project update.

When Craig Fowler put his rubber down on the Arizona Trail Saturday, he was setting off on the final leg of a huge accomplishment: biking all three of the bikepacking triple crown trails…

Press Release Triple Crown One of Seven Project Completion Press Release

For Immediate Release (Carbondale, CO): On October 22, 2017 at 11:49 am (MST), Craig Fowler, of the One of Seven Project became the first person to complete both the thru-hiking and bikepacking triple crowns…

Press Release

10/26 Press Release – Fowler Finishes One of Seven Project

On October 22, 2017 at 11:49 am (MST), Craig Fowler, of the One of Seven Project became the first person to complete both the thru-hiking and bikepacking triple crowns. Over 11,600 miles of humnan powered adventure…

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10/01 Press Release – Fowler about to start last trail of the One of Seven Project

On October 7, 2017 at 6 am, Craig Fowler, of the One of Seven Project will be starting the Arizona Trail (AZT).  The AZT is the last trail of six in the project…

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Going Ultralite – Outdoor Research’s Verticulture Blog

When most people talk about cutting pack weight they usually start by talking about the Big 3: your pack, your shelter, and your sleep system. But there’s another Big 3 that are mental, not physical…

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Bio feature on Feed the Machine Team Page

Craig grew up in Southern Easton, MA with 1000 acres of woods behind his house. As a child he went camping, fishing, and hiking. He spent a lot of time in the woods…

MF press story article

Feature Article on Mountain Flyer Magazine Website

Craig Fowler has an insatiable desire to discover what’s around the next corner … then the next … then the next. He’s the guy on a backpacking trip who says…

Outdoor Research’s Verticulture Blog.  Post hiking triple crown interview.

Only about 500 people have completed the thru-hiker’s Triple Crown—the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail and the Continental Divide Trail. And it’s not something Craig Fowler initially set out to do…

Life Style Magazine

“What’s the Big Idea?” – Roaring Fork Lifestyle Magazine

Five locals who are thinking outside the box and inspiring new perspectives. – Craig Fowler is the first person in the world to complete the Triple Crowns of both hiking and bikepacking. After conquering the hiking portion…