I’ve seen rafts of info on staying motivated for dieting, exercising, blogging, writing — just about everything, it seems, except my one true obsession: hiking. I did something about that with this post at Two-Heel Drive devoted to overcoming excuses for not going hiking. Sample:

Fess up: Friends and family are one of the reasons you’re not hiking. They are all good people who deserve a fair share of your waking hours. If they were hikers they’d be glad to join you for a few hours in the woods. But they aren’t. Dragging them along just makes your hike (and their life) a drag. Don’t do it.

Instead, find somebody in your neck of the woods who’s already hooked on hiking.

Read the whole thing.