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Trekking the National Parks - The Board Game

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Bink Ink LLC

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Trekking the National Parks is a family board game that lets players experience the U.S. National Parks in a fun and competitive way.
Backers: 524
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $37,230 of $10,000
Dates: Jul 9th -> Aug 21st (43 days)
Project By: Bink Ink LLC
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February 28th - via:
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August 21st - via:
 WOW !!! This was an amazing final week and we have all of you to thank for it! We are so happy and humbled by all the support from the Kickstarter community. We achieved 371% of our goal. This campaign has been an absolute thrill.    Funded! Now... (Read More)

Kick The Box August 18th 2014 Edition

August 19th - via:
This week’s intro is going to be short and sweet, cause I’m running late on Monday night due to all the major events at GenCant2014 this year! Oh, ok . . . Maybe it was just because I had procrastinated this week period. Sounded like a good excuse! Here’s this week’s picks! (Read More)

Back from Gen Con!

August 15th - via:
My marketing strategy at Gen Con 2014 actually worked! We are down to the FINAL HOURS of our Kickstarter campaign! I just got back from Gen Con where I demoed Trekking the National Parks for hordes of happy gamers. The event was a HUGE success and... (Read More)

We are LIVE at Gen Con!!!

August 14th - via:
                            Come Play Our Game!                               I will be demoing in Hall D:  Green table 13 on Friday @ 2 pm & 3 pm -               Yellow table 22 on Saturday @ 2 pm & 3 pm... (Read More)


August 11th - via:
Good news everyone: we will be at Gen Con this week! If you want to play the game before it is released, this is your chance! We will not have a booth, however I will be demoing the game all weekend at various times and locations (check our schedule... (Read More)

Fourth Stretch Goal Unlocked !!!

August 10th - via:
Hello Backers- THANK YOU AGAIN for your generous support and helping us reach $25,000.00!!!  I'm so grateful to each and every one of you for backing this project. You can trust I'll keep working hard to bring you the best game possible.  Over the... (Read More)

Maricopa Con 2014!

August 3rd - via:
This weekend I had the pleasure of attending Maricopa Con 2014!  A big thank you to Jason Youngdale for organizing the event and also to all the people who dropped by the play our game and back it on Kickstarter!  (Read More)

New Pledge Level for Gift Givers!

August 1st - via:
Hi Everyone-   We have had many people mention they will be giving a copy of the game as a gift to friends, family or an organization (chuch-school-club), so we have created the "TRIPLE TREKKER GIFT PACK".  This new pledge level is a $30 savings!... (Read More)

Busy busy busy!

July 29th - via:
A lot has been happening here at Bink Ink. Here is a quick update! Last week I was able to get out of town for a day and visit the Flagstaff Extreme Adventure Course. If you like ziplining, climbing and being outdoors (you know I do!), this place is... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals

July 23rd - via:
Hey everyone! We listened to all your stretch goal suggestions and the overall consensus seemed to be for higher quality components. So, we did some research, crunched some numbers, and we now have two new goals to reach for: Leatherette Bags - If... (Read More)

Undead Viking Videos Review

July 21st - via:
The acclaimed game reviewer Undead Viking Videos  just posted an awesome review of our game!  (Read More)

Help us think of new stretch goals!

July 17th - via:
We need some ideas for new stretch goals! Drop them in the comments section, or just shoot us a message! -Charlie Bink  (Read More)

100% Funded!

July 16th - via:
We are humbled by the incredibly positive response we've had regarding our game and the Kickstarter campaign and want to thank each and every one of our backers for your generous support! This is our first Kickstarter campaign for our first game and... (Read More)

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July 15th - via:
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Trekking Update #3 - Staff Pick!

July 14th - via:
 We just became a Kickstarter Staff Pick! We are honored by all the love and support our project has been receiving. Thanks all!  (Read More)

Trekking Update #2 - LIVE from Yosemite!

July 13th - via:
To clarify: John and Terry have visited 43 of the 59 parks! Yosemite was the 17th one they visited on their journey. This video was just shot today when they re-visited Yosemite with some family.  (Read More)

Trekking Update #1

July 9th - via:
 Check out our new HOW TO PLAY section on our website with video rules!  (Read More)

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