Section Hiking

I bow to NorCal

I bow to NorCal

NorCal: respect. The stretch from Seiad to Etna SOBO was rough for me.  Maybe it was because I didn’t have my “trail legs” yet?  Maybe it was because my foot...

Aug 17, 2022 : Janine
My Stubbornness may be my Downfall

My Stubbornness may be my Downfall

I was so grateful to get in and out of Seiad Valley before the fires started. I found the climb, SOBO, in the heat nonetheless, a bit grueling, but the...

Aug 14, 2022 : Janine
The Great Southeastern Loop: Foothills Section

The Great Southeastern Loop: Foothills Section

The Foothills Trail is one of the best trails I've ever hiked. This trail ranks high in comfort and quality. There is a nice bridge at nearly every water crossing,...

Aug 2, 2022 : Zach
The journey to PCT SOBO completion…

The journey to PCT SOBO completion…

…and the journey wasn’t a straight line.  Allow me to share what the past 7 months have been like. In Dec of 2021, I “completed” the bulk of my PCT...

Aug 2, 2022 : Janine
Sketchy Experience on Trail leads me to Re-evaluate my Goals.

Sketchy Experience on Trail leads me to Re-evaluate my Goals.

The Anticipation After more than two years of looking forward to hiking the Pacific Crest Trail in its entirety, I started off "gung-ho" at Harts Pass, eager to reach the...

Jul 21, 2022 : Guest Post
AT Day 9 – Departure

AT Day 9 – Departure

After 85 miles on the AT, we make our departure

Jun 13, 2022 : David Somers
AT Day 8 – Connections

AT Day 8 – Connections

Sometimes emotions get the best of me

Jun 12, 2022 : David Somers
AT Day 7 – Back to Reality

AT Day 7 – Back to Reality

With Helen behind us, we get back to “bidness”

Jun 11, 2022 : David Somers
AT Day 6 – Helen

AT Day 6 – Helen

Our first Nero, Helen embraces us

Jun 10, 2022 : David Somers
AT Day 5 – The Sun!

AT Day 5 – The Sun!

The sun appears and lifts our spirits.

Jun 9, 2022 : David Somers