PAUL'S LIVE JOURNAL

From Alaska to the tip of Patagonia, read exclusive updates shared by Paul as he embarks on the adventure of a lifetime.

 

 

EPISODE 1
REDESIGNING MY AIRPLANE

Paul's plane – a 1956 Piper Supercub – is built to land and take off almost anywhere he wants.

 

 

EPISODE 2
WORKING HARD TO MAKE THE DEADLINE

Paul is working 16 hours per day on his plane in order to get everything ready to start his trip on June, 21.

 

 

EPISODE 3
WHEN THINGS DON'T GO AS PLANNED

When things don't go as planned, all you can do is cope with them and go with the flow.

 

 

EPISODE 4
WE ARE FLYING OVERLAND

That incredible feeling when after hours and hours of work you finally jump in the plane and just take off.

 

 

EPISODE 5
LEAVING BARROW

Barrow is a small town in the very north of Alaska, an incredible and special place surrounded by ice. As you travel south, the landscape slowly changes and all these perfectly shaped mountains appear.

 

 

EPISODE 6
BUSHPLANE ACCESSED MOUNTAINBIKING AND PARAGLIDING

Flying the plane, paragliding and mountainbiking in Alaska: Paul and his friend Kenny couldn’t be in a better place right now.

 

 

EPISODE 7
CABIN LIFE & S'MORES

Still travelling through Alaska, Paul has already seen some of the most fascinating places in the world. Their next stop is Mccarthy in the Wrangell Mountains.

 

 

EPISODE 8
CANADA WELCOMED US WITH A SURPRISE

Paul had a fantastic first day in Canada! It all started with a free helicopter ride into the sunset.

 

 

EPISODE 9
SHE TOOK ME ON A RIDE IN HER CANOE

After flights over remote terrain, Paul arrives in Pemberton, British Columbia. Pemberton is a paragliding town and a great spot for Hike & Fly.

 

 

EPISODE 10
TOO HOT FOR HOT SPRINGS IN IDAHO

Paul and his best friend and wife Magdalena are hiking in 40 degrees to find some hot springs... in Hot Springs, Idaho.

 

 

EPISODE 11
CLOSE TO 5500M/18000FEET ABOVE IDAHO

On their journey to Argentina, Paul stopps at his friend Gavin McClurg's home site in Sun Valley and enjoys one of the best paragliding days of the year.

 

 

EPISODE 12
SUPERCUB FLYING FROM IDAHO TO COLORADO

The next stop is Telluride, Colorado, where after landing at 9,070 FT they meet up with a friend from Austria.

 

 

EPISODE 13
AIRPLANE MAINTENANCE COMES WITH A BACKYARD LANDING

Kevin, who Paul met in Montrose, invites him over to his place in Moab to do the maintenance on his Supercub.

 

 

EPISODE 14
THE BIGGEST TRUCK IN THE WORLD?

After few adventures Paul, his wife and the Supercub finally arrive in Santa Paula, where a special truck is waiting for them.