With many movies and books about the Camino de Santiago, you undoubtedly have heard of the Camino or “The Way.” In this session, David Ryan, an experienced Camino walker, shows you what it’s like to walk the Camino and what you can see along the way. He shares with you different ways of doing a Camino, what a typical day is like, and what you need to know regarding language, equipment, and preparation. 

David Ryan, who has given several presentations at Oasis, is the coauthor of the 3rd edition of 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Albuquerque and the author of several other walk books. In addition to hiking around Albuquerque, he has gone on several very long walks including the Camino de Santiago and the entire Appalachian Trail. You can find many of the places he has explored on his blog at