PCT

All In A Day’s (Trail) Work: A Day In the Life of a Trail Worker

All In A Day’s (Trail) Work: A Day In the Life of a Trail Worker

Some days are easier than others as a trail worker. Like thru-hiking, there will be good days and bad days. But somewhere in the middle are days of sweaty, dusty,...

Dec 7, 2017 : Silent Bob
Whats Your PCT Price?

Whats Your PCT Price?

I’m not going to put a price on my PCT hike. Rather I’m setting a goal to do the PCT the Cheapest for the class of 2018.. When I type...

Dec 6, 2017 : Olympia
Fears, Faith, and Fun-employment While Thru Hiking

Fears, Faith, and Fun-employment While Thru Hiking

Committing to the PCT is something different than what everyone around me is doing. It seems like everything/one around me is telling me I need stability, money and a husband...

Nov 30, 2017 : Olympia
Relationship Test: Thru hike as a Couple

Relationship Test: Thru hike as a Couple

A true testament to a relationship is stripping away all the distractions and just being with each other. What better way to do this than by thru hiking as a...

Nov 27, 2017 : April and Jake
PCT 2018: Camp Cooking Gear

PCT 2018: Camp Cooking Gear

More Upgrades! For the past 16 years we have been faithful to our MSR Pocket Rocket and some variation of an MSR pot set. While both have been more than...

Nov 25, 2017 : Lee Welton
Remember This On The Bad Days

Remember This On The Bad Days

We’ve all heard it said time and time again- a thru hike is more mentally challenging than physically. This idea makes me think of Dixie’s videos from Homemade Wanderlust. She...

Nov 22, 2017 : Si Tibbetts
This Week’s Top Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned.  We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from the Pacific Crest Trail. Each...

Nov 21, 2017 : Elizabeth Kennedy
Pacific Crest Vlog, My Hiker Introduction

Pacific Crest Vlog, My Hiker Introduction

And here it is, my first video for The Trek! In this video, I discuss some basic information about myself and my first gear purchases! #big3 Make sure to check...

Nov 14, 2017 : Si Tibbetts
PCT 2018: Big Four Breakdown With a Bonus Item

PCT 2018: Big Four Breakdown With a Bonus Item

Time For Gear Upgrades! In preparation for the Pacific Crest Trail, Sarah and I methodically looked at each area of our gear to see where the weight could be stripped...

Nov 13, 2017 : Lee Welton
This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned.  We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from the Pacific Crest Trail. Each...

Nov 8, 2017 : Elizabeth Kennedy