My name is Travis. I will be through hiking the PCT in 2017. I worked on cars for the last 13 years as a BMW master technician and shop foreman. Aside from loving to hike, I also love to build and off road Jeeps, and everything that comes with that, such as fabrication and welding. I have recently decided that I did not like my job and situation. My wife and I sold almost everything that we owned to downsize our life pay off most of our debt and are beginning a new chapter in our life starting with an epic adventure across the western United States to the PCT.
Does Politics belong in Backpacking?
I don't want to start a war with anyone on this. So lets keep it civil. I am writing this to be more thought provoking than anything
Review: Big Agnes Copper Spur UL3
The Copper Spur UL3 is the tent that I will be taking with me on the PCT this year. I initially chose this tent based on the PCT book by Yogi.
Fruit Leather for Backpacking (Dehydrator Required)
Fruit leather is a great alternative to taking fresh fruit with you on the trail. The leather packs way better than an apple would, and does not
Hello, I am Travis a 2017 PCT thru hiker
My Name it Travis and I am Hiking the PCT this year.