Caitlin Stevens

I am avid about the outdoors and spend as much time as possible exploring. I have been backpacking, mountaineering, rock climbing, kayaking etc for years. I hope to complete a long time goal of thru hiking the PCT this year.

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A New State of Mind

A New State of Mind

Well I survived northern california, and luckily got through before all the fire closures. We experienced a few days of heavy smoke, but overall I

Aug 7, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
Mosquitoes, Fat Lips, and Grandeur

Mosquitoes, Fat Lips, and Grandeur

What can I say about the Sierra that hasn’t already been said (and probably more eloquently than me)? You spend every day climbing one or

Jun 27, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
The Trail Provides

The Trail Provides

You hear the phrase "the trail provides" a lot when you start researching a long trail. I have to admit I have always been skeptical of this

May 15, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
5 Lessons I Learned In My First Few Weeks On Trail

5 Lessons I Learned In My First Few Weeks On Trail

I have been on trail for several weeks now and I’m still not sure if it feels real. My confidence is building as I face the many ups and

Apr 27, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
Love Letter to the PCT

Love Letter to the PCT

Oh man, I met someone... and I gotta say it was love at first sight. I know it seems fast, but I’m falling hard. Right now it's the early

Apr 5, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
Mountain Boots and Bathing Suits

Mountain Boots and Bathing Suits

Goodbye beautiful Idaho Saying Goodbye The day is getting closer!!! I still don’t think I have fully processed that this is happening. While I

Feb 22, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
How do you carry food for 6 months?!?

How do you carry food for 6 months?!?

So the day is getting closer and I seem to get asked two similar questions. 1. Are you going alone? Technically, yes, I am

Feb 13, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
This is not the gear you are looking for…

This is not the gear you are looking for…

Or maybe it is.... I think gear is so personalized. But I get asked a lot about what I’m bringing, so here it is! Anyone else hate how much they

Feb 6, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
Blowing Up My World

Blowing Up My World

Well, I did it! I gave my notice at work... and it was glorious! No turning back now... in April I will embark on the biggest adventure of

Jan 31, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens