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My PCT B(ack)log

My PCT B(ack)log

I owe you an apology. I set out really determined to not get behind on this project. I know that some of you are here trying to figure out where...

Oct 17, 2017 : Righteous
Trail Tooth Fairies & Reflections From Virginia

Trail Tooth Fairies & Reflections From Virginia

I'm currently eating a banana in my hotel room bed, lazing away my last moments before returning to round two of my root canal. I'm still in Virginia. I should...

Oct 9, 2017 : Emily Elizabeth
Wilderness Fever

Wilderness Fever

Early the morning of October 7th, Riley and I finished the 100 mile wilderness experiencing a wide array of emotions. This was an enormous milestone for us individually and as...

Oct 8, 2017 : Kelly Ann Baird
Week 24 – Pearisburg to Atkins, VA

Week 24 – Pearisburg to Atkins, VA

I'm still trying to make my way out of Virginia, however Mother Nature has more in store for me.  We'll continue to walk through challenging weather conditions and I'll hit...

Sep 24, 2017 : Jamie Marsden
NorCal’s Grand Entrance: PCT Part 6

NorCal’s Grand Entrance: PCT Part 6

For the last three weeks, I've been walking the crest of Northern California.  It has been a stunning time, and the trail has been oh so good to me.  I'm...

Sep 22, 2017 : Righteous
Life on the Trail – Continued

Life on the Trail – Continued

Where are you now? This morning I am sitting at a computer at the Econolodge in Harper Ferry, WV. Over the past five days I hiked almost 100 miles. Yesterday,...

Sep 12, 2017 : Tom Abel
Slugs, Bugs, and Rocky Times

Slugs, Bugs, and Rocky Times

I'm writing this post after my first shower in a week. This is the cutest Hostel I've stayed in since The Notch Hostel in North Woodstock NH. After doing laundry in...

Aug 26, 2017 : Emily Elizabeth
Pennsylvania: The Land of Rocks, Rain and Radical Decisions

Pennsylvania: The Land of Rocks, Rain and Radical Decisions

As I walked across the Delaware River Bridge with the rain coming down and the wind blowing my umbrella around, I thought, "This is it, Pennsylvania. I'm sure the rocks...

Aug 22, 2017 : Keckeley Habel
Oregon Smells Like Dirt Tans and Wild Fires: PCT Part 5

Oregon Smells Like Dirt Tans and Wild Fires: PCT Part 5

Sorry for the delay, y'all. I was having a love affair with Oregon. Not everyone feels this way, but I had a real blast with the trail in this state. ...

Aug 20, 2017 : Righteous
PCT Chapter 2: Full Dis-Fire-Closure

PCT Chapter 2: Full Dis-Fire-Closure

A big part of the reason for SOBO thru-hiking the PCT instead of going the more conventional NOBO route, was that I wanted a continuous trek. This year, only a...

Aug 19, 2017 : Zach