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PCT Gear Review: What I Picked, Switched, and Ditched

PCT Gear Review: What I Picked, Switched, and Ditched

It’s been almost a month since I finished the Pacific Crest Trail, and I still haven’t been able to unpack how I really feel about my journey from Mexico to...

Nov 5, 2019 : Elise Ott
A Letter to the PCT Class of 2020

A Letter to the PCT Class of 2020

By now, hopefully, you’ve survived the queue of 10,000+ hikers vying for a permit on the Pacific Crest Trail Association website. If you don’t have your date secured, I hope...

Nov 4, 2019 : Nathan Box
Permit Day:  A Thru-Hiker Reveal Party

Permit Day: A Thru-Hiker Reveal Party

Up to this point, everything has been theoretical. Permit Day! Then the day for applying for a 2020 PCT long-distance permit arrives. You are lucky enough to get a decent...

Nov 3, 2019 : Lance Goehring
Turn the Page: Ten Books that Inspired Me to Thru-Hike

Turn the Page: Ten Books that Inspired Me to Thru-Hike

Curling up with a good book about hiking and adventure as it gets cooler seems the perfect idea.

Oct 27, 2019 : Lance Goehring
Shit Is Getting Real! Only a Few Days Left to PCT Permit Release day

Shit Is Getting Real! Only a Few Days Left to PCT Permit Release day

T-minus three days until permit day, October 30 at 6:30 a.m. Don’t worry all you fellow Americans out there, no the permit day and time did not change, I am...

Oct 26, 2019 : Kevin Neft
Northern Washington: The End of the End

Northern Washington: The End of the End

My friends, the moment has finally come. The final journal entry in my Pacific Crest Trail saga. I'll have at least one more post after this one to wrap up...

Oct 24, 2019 : Mitch Baertlein
Lizzy’s Final PCT Vlog: Stevens Pass to Canada!

Lizzy’s Final PCT Vlog: Stevens Pass to Canada!

I made it to Canada! Follow our journey on Instagram @katieeeb3 and @elizabethann128. You can keep up with my playlist on YouTube. Want to get in on the fun? You can...

Oct 22, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Little Skittle’s Pacific Crest Trail 2019 Vlog #32: Days 116-124, Miles 2,147.6-2,347.5

Little Skittle’s Pacific Crest Trail 2019 Vlog #32: Days 116-124, Miles 2,147.6-2,347.5

Days 116-124 on the PCT. I'm back home in Washington and celebrate my birthday on trail. Stay in touch on Instagram @ms_rebecca_ann Check out my gear list here. You can keep up with my

Oct 22, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
We Don’t Get Nine Lives

We Don’t Get Nine Lives

A little obvious, I know. But have you ever been in a situation when time seems to slow down? It happens as soon as you perceive that you're in significant...

Oct 21, 2019 : Richard Humphreys
How to Get Ready for the PCT:  Just Keep Moving

How to Get Ready for the PCT: Just Keep Moving

Why I Hike Roughly twice a year, I take multiday backpacking trips into the Grand Canyon. Living in Arizona, you're dumb not to take advantage of this ridiculous wonder. I've...

Oct 19, 2019 : Lance Goehring