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October 17 2013

Long Time TeraTrike Friend Dan Price Featured on NBC

Long time friend and TerraTrike distance rider Dan Price was recently featured on NBC news webpage as well as yahoo news talking about his minimaist lifestyle.

More than two decades ago, then-33-year-old Dan Price had a wife, two small children, a high-interest mortgage, and a stressful job as a photojournalist in Kentucky. He worried daily about money and the workaday grind.

"I told myself, ’buck up and pay the bills,’" said Price. "This is just the way normal life is."

Then he learned about what he calls "the simple life." Price read "Payne Hollow," a 1974 book about author Harlan Hubbard’s rejection of modernity and his primitive home on the shore of the Ohio River. Price’s marriage dissolved soon after, and the whole family moved to Oregon, where he grew up. Price opted to move alone into a tiny cabin in the woods, then a flophouse, then a teepee, and finally into an underground "Hobbit hole" on a horse pasture near a river, where he still lives. During the winter, he decamps to Hawaii to surf and avoid the harsh weather.

The full article as well as a short video can be seen by clicking here.

Here is the documentary we did of him several years ago.


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