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Kurt loves to speak to diverse groups about his adventures. With countless photos and stories, Kurt entertains, educates, and inspires.

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Learn about Kurt’s latest adventures on his weekly blog, where he explores his ideas about travel, yoga, fitness, and spirituality.

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ABOUT ME

Kurt Koontz grew up with a lot of the outdoors in Boise, Idaho. He studied business at the University of Puget Sound, then returned to his hometown to rise through the ranks as a sales executive for Micron Technology. While working, he traveled on business across the U.S. and the world. When he retired at age 36, he took to adventure travel—mostly by bicycle across Europe and in the Western U.S. and Canada.
It wasn’t until 2012 that he began writing about his adventures. That year, he walked the 500-mile El Camino de Santiago, the Spanish pilgrimage route dating from medieval times. This journey, he says, was a very different kind of travel.

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Kurt’s presentation was stunning; after it was over, no one wanted to leave.
This is a presentation not to be missed. If you can’t actually do the Camino de Santiago,
at least do the next best thing: hear this presentation!

Bob Barr, Dean Emeritus, College Education, Boise State University

Kurt’s presentation was stunning; after it was over, no one wanted to leave.
This is a presentation not to be missed. If you can’t actually do the Camino de Santiago,
at least do the next best thing: hear this presentation!

Bob Barr, Dean Emeritus, College Education, Boise State University

Kurt’s presentation was stunning; after it was over, no one wanted to leave.
This is a presentation not to be missed. If you can’t actually do the Camino de Santiago,
at least do the next best thing: hear this presentation!

Bob Barr, Dean Emeritus, College Education, Boise State University

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The Path
Greetings from the banks of Mother Ganga in Rishikesh India. For the past four years, I have spen
The Artist
I hope that you enjoy another chapter from Practice.  The paperback is live on Amazon and the e-boo
Currents of Life
India is well know as a teacher of patience.  After 38 hours of travel I arrived at the Parmarth Ni