Articles written by: Justin Fricke

Justin Fricke

I’m a 23-year-old recent college grad holding down a 9-5 job, but still managing to find time for fun and adventures at night and on the weekend. I hope you enjoy reading about my adventures here and more on my website, justintheweekendwarrior.com

Folly Beach - Just outside of Charleston, SC
Guest Blogger / Travel Tips

How To Maximize Any Day Trip

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior. A couple weekends ago, the girlfriend and I took a day trip from Orlando, FL up to Charleston, SC (that’s right, I said day trip) to see one of our favorite bands, Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors open for NEEDTOBREATHE. The show was phenomenal, the [...]

A Weekend on the Florida Trail
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A Weekend on the Florida Trail

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior. This past weekend was one for the memories. My buddy Bryan and I had a great time backpacking the Northeast Section of the Florida Trail from Clearwater Lake to Juniper Springs. We made some good decisions, some bad decisions, and came across some things along [...]

What You Need To Hike The Florida Trail
Guest Blogger / Outdoors Tips

What You Need To Hike The Florida Trail

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior.  My buddy and I are section hiking the northeast portion of the Florida Trail, through the Ocala National Forest this weekend. Since the Florida Trail is a trail like no other, I thought I’d share with you the things I’m taking and some things to [...]

How To Find Your Perfect Surfboard
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How To Find Your Perfect Surfboard

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior. Summer is upon us and that means one thing…beach time! I don’t know about you, but when I think of the beach, I don’t just think about hammocks…I think of surfing! Here are a few tips on where to look and what to look for [...]

Earth Day…Not a One Day Thing
Guest Blogger / Relax and be healthy

Earth Day…Not a One Day Thing

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior. Earth Day was on Monday and it got me thinking about the impact us humans have on the earth. We’ve modernized the world and made things a lot more comfortable and more efficient for us, so that got me thinking about the effect that we’ve [...]