Hank Leukart is a Los Angeles-based television producer and writer. Hank writes a popular online travelogue, Without Baggage, which was nominated as one of the Internet's top five travel blogs in the Ninth Annual Weblog Awards (the Bloggies). Hank has worked as a producer on a variety of adventure-travel television shows for American television networks, including Discovery's "Naked and Afraid," CBS's "Amazing Race," The CW's "Capture," TNT's "72 Hours," and History's "Top Shot."
An adventure-travel enthusiast, Hank has traveled to over 40 countries while writing his travelogue, Without Baggage. His recent trips have included walking 115 miles through Iceland, backpacking through post-revolution Egypt, boating down the Congo River, trekking to Nepal's Everest Base Camp, cycling through Vietnam, snowshoeing the Grand Canyon rim to rim to rim, packrafting Alaska's Denali, and backpacking in Chilean Patagonia.