Thru-Hiking Culture

Heroic PCT Thru-Hiker Covers 90 Miles Eating Only McDoubles: Video and Interview

Heroic PCT Thru-Hiker Covers 90 Miles Eating Only McDoubles: Video and Interview

Thru-hikers love a good challenge.  After all, when you spend the better part of a half year walking

Jan 5th : Zach
Hiker Trash Stories Vol. II

Hiker Trash Stories Vol. II

If Instagram is to be believed, thru-hiking is six months of triumphant peak bagging and sun-drenche

Jan 4th : The Editors
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #PacificCrestTrail

Thru-hiking season is in full throttle on the #PCT! And there are some great photos floating around

Jan 4th : Mackenzie Findeisen
State Lines and Changing Landscapes on the Pacific Crest Trail

State Lines and Changing Landscapes on the Pacific Crest Trail

Before hiking the PCT, I would look at maps with confusion. I wondered if there was a reason to whe

Jan 2nd : Jamie Byarlay
Thru-Hiking in the Age of Trump

Thru-Hiking in the Age of Trump

One of the nice parts about thru-hiking is that it’s incredibly easy to make friends. Everyone’s sha

Dec 31st : Chuck McKeever
Keeping ‘The Watch’: How Thru-Hiking Changes Your Sleep Cycle

Keeping ‘The Watch’: How Thru-Hiking Changes Your Sleep Cycle

In my third month on the Pacific Crest Trail, I started noticing something bizarre during the night

Dec 20th : Chuck McKeever
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #PacificCrestTrail

Thru-hiking season is in full throttle on the #PCT! And there are some great photos floating around

Dec 19th : Mackenzie Findeisen
Meet the Class of 2016: 149 Glorious Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hiker Completion Photos

Meet the Class of 2016: 149 Glorious Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hiker Completion Photos

We've paid homage to the Apply to Join Our Bloggers PCT Class of 2016: Silent Bob Completion Dat

Dec 14th : Zach
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #PacificCrestTrail

Thru-hiking season is in full throttle on the #PCT! And there are some great photos floating around

Dec 11th : Mackenzie Findeisen
Appalachian Trials is Now The Trek

Appalachian Trials is Now The Trek

You just landed at theTrek.co, but your intended destination was AppalachianTrials.com. What in the

Dec 3rd : Zach