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Greg’s Super Ultra Mega Hyper Light PCT Gear List

Greg’s Super Ultra Mega Hyper Light PCT Gear List

The title says it all. It is time for the ever anticipated post where I gloat over my far lighter and superior gear choices and make you question every piece...

Apr 22, 2018 : Greg Simpson
Healing and Planning

Healing and Planning

Good morning, hiker trash. I pray that wherever you are today you’re having safe and happy trails. It took a broken shoulder with shredded tendons and a torn muscle to...

Apr 21, 2018 : Gary Stell
Book One, Chapter One: The Same, Yet Totally Different

Book One, Chapter One: The Same, Yet Totally Different

Despite it being the same trail in 2018 as 2017, the first 110 miles ended up being totally different. Part of that was by design because I specifically took different...

Apr 20, 2018 : Smokebeard
Why My Alcohol Stove Didn’t Work on the PCT

Why My Alcohol Stove Didn’t Work on the PCT

When I started planning for my PCT hike in 2018 I really wanted to use a lot of the same gear I used for my AT thru-hike in 2017.  For...

Apr 20, 2018 : Chris Guynn
PCT Video Update Section C Recap

PCT Video Update Section C Recap

Hey guys.  I made a video below of a recap of PCT section C.  Have been enjoying doing the video posts instead of having to type them all out on...

Apr 19, 2018 : Chris Guynn
I Got This!

I Got This!

The Data April 4-17 Day one to 15 Campo to Idyllwild Mile 0 to 179.4 Km 0 to 288.7 One zero A few neros The Story It seems fitting that...

Apr 19, 2018 : Annette 'The Rainbow'
Trail Families: What Are They and Are They Beneficial?

Trail Families: What Are They and Are They Beneficial?

When you set off to thru-hike you are often leaving behind important people in your life. Particularly if you are heading to the trail solo, it may seem daunting and...

Apr 18, 2018 : April and Jake
Long Desert Miles Take an Early Physical Toll

Long Desert Miles Take an Early Physical Toll

It was entirely surreal that we were actually beginning our hike the morning we drove up to the monument. Like many NOBOs, we stayed at Scout and Frodo's the night...

Apr 17, 2018 : Lindsey Gordon
Nearly a Month into the PCT

Nearly a Month into the PCT

About a month in and learning every day. Since our last post, we have learned a lot about trail life. Here are the takeaways and a peek into our current...

Apr 16, 2018 : Lee Welton
Dylan’s UL PCT 2018 Gear List

Dylan’s UL PCT 2018 Gear List

The weeks and months leading up to the start of any long-distance hike seem never-ending.  In an effort to feel connected or get some sort of accomplishment people will obsess...

Apr 16, 2018 : Dylan Tonkin