I am a Pacific Crest Trail thru-hiker starting in April 2022. When not on the trail, I am a biostatistician working in cancer research and kundalini yoga teacher. I split my time between upstate New York and Hawaii.
It’s been over 400 miles since my last blog post. After leaving Big Bear, I started doing bigger miles, eventually working my way up to 20-25 miles
The PCT is a wild rollercoaster ride filled with ups and downs, both literally and figuratively. Over the last 2 weeks I’ve been up high in the
I’m writing this update from Mountain Valley Retreat, a hiker hostel/yoga retreat center at mile marker 101.2, which means I’ve hiked over 100 miles
I’m writing this update on my phone in Mt Laguna, one of the first real trail towns along the PCT. Despite early challenges, I’m deep in the PCT
Resupply Plans When hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), there are various ways people handle resupplying food along the way. Some will buy
When people hear that I am about to hike the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) from Mexico to Canada, often their first reaction is “why would you do such a