PCT

Days 31 – 34: Slackpacking, Sagittarians, and Smiling

Days 31 – 34: Slackpacking, Sagittarians, and Smiling

Slack packing in Oregon. Not a fan of slack packing, but I am a huge fan of Oregon! I'm going to miss Oregon views and the "easier" trail.

Sep 19, 2019 : Cecelia Taylor
Congrats to These 2019 Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hikers: September 12 – September 18

Congrats to These 2019 Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hikers: September 12 – September 18

Congratulations to all of the incredible 2019 finishers out there! Whether it is your first thru, or you've added another notch to your long-distance-backpacking belt, your accomplishment deserves to

Sep 18, 2019 : Rachel S
Congrats to These 2019 Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hikers: August 1 – 28

Congrats to These 2019 Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hikers: August 1 – 28

Congratulations to all of the incredible 2019 finishers out there! Whether it is your first thru, or you've added another notch to your long-distance-backpacking belt, your accomplishment deserves to

Sep 4, 2019 : Rachel S
Why Thru-Hiking Sometimes Sucks

Why Thru-Hiking Sometimes Sucks

Let me start by saying I love thru-hikes. I’ve walked many different long-distance routes around the world, from one week to six months. However, even if I’m happy as a...

Aug 22, 2019 : Daya
Day 24 – Day 30 : It Is What It Is

Day 24 – Day 30 : It Is What It Is

Beautiful views can change your whole mood! Finally made it to Crater Lake! History and beauty make me never want to leave!

Aug 21, 2019 : Cecelia Taylor
Cascade Locks to Ashland: In Which I Hike Through (Most of) Oregon

Cascade Locks to Ashland: In Which I Hike Through (Most of) Oregon

I experience the ups and downs of Oregon.

Aug 20, 2019 : Becky Booroojian
Week 5: Finally Getting the Hang of the PCT

Week 5: Finally Getting the Hang of the PCT

As a reminder, many of us are trying to find ourselves and we use long-distance hikes to do that. We look for a different perspective that isn’t necessarily influenced by...

Aug 7, 2019 : Kali Cecil
Pacific Crest Trail Section Profile: Oregon

Pacific Crest Trail Section Profile: Oregon

Coming in at 456 miles, Oregon is the shortest state on the PCT. It is also considered to be one of the easiest to hike. The eastern and western halves...

Aug 3, 2019 : Samantha Olthof
Stevens Pass to Bridge of the Gods: In Which I Finish Washington

Stevens Pass to Bridge of the Gods: In Which I Finish Washington

I took a lot of pride in how consistently and diligently I blogged on the AT. It's really not easy to find the time to sit in front of your...

Aug 1, 2019 : Becky Booroojian
How to Complete a Thru-Hike Without Killing Your Significant Other

How to Complete a Thru-Hike Without Killing Your Significant Other

Whilst at the PCT starting monument, the legendary trail angel, Scout, pulled us over to one side; “Have I given you the couples chat yet?”. Why would you need a...

Jul 25, 2019 : Joal & Jenny