Congrats to These 2019 Pacific Crest Trail Thru-Hikers: October 17 – November 13

Congratulations to all of the incredible 2019 finishers out there! Whether it is your first thru, or you’ve added another notch to your long-distance-backpacking belt, your accomplishment deserves to be celebrated. We’ll do our part by showcasing finishers throughout the season. This post contains finishers whose photos were received by December 11th.

Whether you’re NOBO, SOBO, flip-flopping, or completing your thru-hike after years of section hiking, we want to feature you. Send your finish photo along with trail name, start date, finish date, and any other relevant info to [email protected] and we will include it in our roundup.

Coach and 12 Pack
April – September

Sunny and Radio
September 26

Good Cop
April 7 – August 25 – September 30


“That’s the victory beer I packed out from Stehekin. Best beer I’ve ever had.”


May 3 – September 28

Also pictured: Silver (France), Whitney (Sweden), Cloudreader (Australian) and Sinatra (ME, USA)

Cloud.Reader (Austria)
April 26th – September 28

April 18 – October 1

Logi (short for Logistics)
May 5 – October 2

“Member of the greatest trail fam out there (featuring: Kermit, Dude, The Governor, Frenchie, Toast, Fortune Cookie, Mayor)”

2can and Safari
April 26 – October 7

“Did not hike every mile due to injury and winter storms in Washington, but we did our damn best.”

March 29 – October 7

Baby Step
May 15 – October 11

Also pictured: Janice Joplin, Sticks, Big Money, Baby Step

April 30 – October 11

SOS (sometimes pronounced “Sauce”)
May 9 – October 12

Check out her blog!

March 24 – October 25

“Route: Campo to Kennedy Meadows, Hart’s Pass/Canadian border to Ashland, Truckee to Kennedy Meadows, Ashland to Truckee”


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Merchant and The Scavenger Princess
April 3 – November 6

“Flipped and finished in Ashland.”

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