My name is Austin! I am a Thru-hiker hiking the PCT in 2019.
I live in Tacoma, Washington. I spend my free time hiking, whitewater kayaking, and playing with my cat Simon.
Thanks for following me on my adventure!
As I prepare for my PCT thru-hike, I am trying to dial in my gear. Since I haven't gotten to test this gear on trail yet, these are just first
My whole life is about to completely change. Think about it. Thru-hiking a long-distance trail is about as far from normal life as you can get. Your
The Pacific Crest Trail? Hike 2,650 miles? Live out of my backpack for five months? Sounds amazing to me, but at first my friends and family thought