PCT

8 Things I’ve Learned Halfway Thru the PCT

8 Things I’ve Learned Halfway Thru the PCT

8 Things I've Learned Halfway Thru the PCT   1) The trail will not "fix" you. At some point, many of us have this romanticized idea that we're going to...

Jul 22, 2021 : Fire Breather
How to Stay Safe While Hiking During Wildfire Season

How to Stay Safe While Hiking During Wildfire Season

Wildfire season in the West is unfortunately back with a vengeance, which means smoke filled forests and closures across many long trails throughout the nation. It seems as though wildfires...

Jul 21, 2021 : Colleen Goldhorn
April in the Sierras

April in the Sierras

Dear Sierras, you were 300 of the most challenging, frustrating, and incredible miles I have encountered yet. You forced me up snowy and icy passes--making much more familiar with my...

Jul 15, 2021 : Rachel Frey
PCT SOBO: Harts Pass-Stevens Pass

PCT SOBO: Harts Pass-Stevens Pass

Some things feel just like old times on the AT. Most things feel completely new.   I can not think of many more groups of people in my life that...

Jul 11, 2021 : Logan Roark
A Quitter’s Guide to Quitting

A Quitter’s Guide to Quitting

Yeah, that's right. I quit. And I'm glad I did.

Jul 7, 2021 : Alice Wu
PCT SOBO 2021 Harts Pass-Canada

PCT SOBO 2021 Harts Pass-Canada

Some say the world will end in fire, some say in ice. I was reminded of this poem by Robert Frost time and time again in the last few days....

Jul 1, 2021 : Logan Roark
One Week til Go

One Week til Go

It's official. I have one week before standing at the trailhead at Hart's Pass. In a week I'll start walking 30 miles north to tag the Canadian border before turning...

Jul 1, 2021 : Rachel Crafford
Topo Athletic Terraventure 3 Review

Topo Athletic Terraventure 3 Review

In previous shoe reviews, I've expressed my frustration with shoe companies that issue a "new and improved" model of a favorite trail shoe that turns out to be considerably less...

Jul 1, 2021 : Clay Bonnyman Evans
Health is Wealth

Health is Wealth

Health is wealth; to be healthy is to be wealthy. Never take for granted the body you have. Stress can impair you.

Jun 30, 2021 : Janine
Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #1 | Introductions

Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #1 | Introductions

We are beyond thrilled to finally unveil our third season of Trail Correspondents presented by The Trek. For those new to the show, Trail Correspondents is a teleportation machine to...

Jun 1, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch