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Gear Review

Gear Review

Just over a year ago, I began my first preparations for my thru-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. Giddy with the thought of a new and exciting adventure, all I...

Oct 18, 2018 : Rebecca Burns
Chinook Trail – Bluff Mountain Trailhead To Panther Creek / White Salmon (Days 3 & 4)

Chinook Trail – Bluff Mountain Trailhead To Panther Creek / White Salmon (Days 3 & 4)

Woke up early in the morning to frost on the tent and a beautiful sunrise, with a view of Mount Hood in the far distance. The bear canister full of...

Oct 18, 2018 : Sean Berry
My Biggest Fear: Blisters

My Biggest Fear: Blisters

Let’s talk blisters. Often very small but ever so painful. Every time you take a step you feel a sharp pain, hundreds of little knives digging into your skin every...

Oct 18, 2018 : Charlotte Huebner
In the Home Stretch

In the Home Stretch

Three Hundred Miles Left We have just 300 miles left to complete our journey. Chilli and I are loving the changing colors of the leaves and the cool, crisp days....

Oct 18, 2018 : Julie Wilson-Freeman
Mailbag with Jennifer Pharr Davis: Health Insurance for Long-Distance Hikers

Mailbag with Jennifer Pharr Davis: Health Insurance for Long-Distance Hikers

Welcome to Mailbag with The Pursuit of Endurance is available now. Have a question for an upcoming Mailbag? Email [email protected] and we’ll pass it on. If your question is chosen for our next

Oct 18, 2018 : Jennifer Pharr Davis
I Open at the Close: Long Trail Day 0 (9/29)

I Open at the Close: Long Trail Day 0 (9/29)

9/28 On Friday, September 28th, I load Dobby in my car after work and drive through the night to reach my brother's apartment in New York at 7am. After a...

Oct 18, 2018 : Taylor
Lost on the Long Trail: What’s in the Box

Lost on the Long Trail: What’s in the Box

Don't worry, it's not Gwyneth Paltrow's head. It's my resupply! I mentioned in my first post that I decided to send myself resupply boxes instead of buying all my food...

Oct 18, 2018 : Taylor
PCT 2019 Announcement!

PCT 2019 Announcement!

As I stare at this empty page and Trek dashboard I can’t help but think – So much has changed. In my head, I’m the same person that I’ve always...

Oct 17, 2018 : Alex Wnorowski
Finding Lost on the Long Trail

Finding Lost on the Long Trail

Hello Trek blogger world! My name is Taylor and I will be your conductor on this literary train ride through the Vermont wilderness on the 273 mile Long Trail from...

Oct 17, 2018 : Taylor
Finding My Footsteps

Finding My Footsteps

"Where did you come from?"Who said that you're asking, well that was my mother. Where did I come from? That is a great question. I was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania...

Oct 17, 2018 : Tilghman Moyer