Hey, I'm Liliana. After 18 years of exploring the north shore of Lake Superior I decided to move cross country to Portland, Oregon. I left Minneapolis with my 2003 Honda Civic and spent the summer visiting national parks along the way. That trip reminded me how spectacular America's wilderness areas are. I'm so glad I get to continue exploring them in 2018 on the Pacific Crest Trail.
When I began backpacking, about a year and a half ago, my base weight was around 23-25 pounds. I'm saying around because I never actually weighed my
Wildfires on the PCT While following several thru-hiker's social media accounts this year, it was hard not to notice how the trail was disturbed by
Black Friday: To Opt-Outside, or to Shop? As November has begun, people are starting to think about what they’re thankful for. With November comes
How I started Solo Backpacking at Seventeen For the past decade or so, my dad and I have watched Lord of the Rings every year together. He would