Lacie

Lacie is a white collar dropout from Littleton, NH. She thru hiked the AT in 2019 and will the attempting to thru hike the PCT starting March 29. She hikes an writes with a focus on mental health and wellness.Follow along here and on Instagram (TheQueenOfNewEngland)!Donations to Lacie's PCT fundraiser for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) can be made here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/lacies-hike-for-suicide-prevention

Posts

Week 1 on the PCT

Week 1 on the PCT

As a New England hiker accustomed to the craggy scrambles and dense forest of the northeast, the first 100 miles of the PCT couldn't be more alien.

Apr 4, 2021 : Lacie
Packing Self Care

Packing Self Care

When I first started backpacking, I excelled right away. Not because I was particularly knowledgeable or athletic, but because I was really good at

Mar 27, 2021 : Lacie
Shaking Down and Dialing In: 2 Weeks To Go

Shaking Down and Dialing In: 2 Weeks To Go

Spring Conditions! For three glorious days, the weather here in Northern NH warmed up to spring-like conditions (which for us is anything over

Mar 14, 2021 : Lacie
Reframing My Fear: 19 Days to Go

Reframing My Fear: 19 Days to Go

What if I fail? With 19 days left until I ship out to California to start the PCT, I am surprised by how scared I am. I’ve been backpacking for

Mar 9, 2021 : Lacie
Status update: 30 days to go

Status update: 30 days to go

Lately I have felt very scattered.  I catch myself walking into rooms or opening cabinets, with no idea why. The remains of abandoned projects

Feb 26, 2021 : Lacie
Got my permit. Now what?

Got my permit. Now what?

Each trail of the Triple Crown is its own unique adventure. The AT is the great granddaddy, a historic trek across Civil War battlefields and the

Feb 17, 2021 : Lacie
Nice to meet you!

Nice to meet you!

 Hello! My name is Lacie and I am hiking the Pacific Crest Trail! I wasn't always hiker trash... In 2019 I was a working as an accountant.

Feb 16, 2021 : Lacie