To Stehekin! Finally!

To Stehekin! Finally!

Day 8 Miles: 6 Today began with a breakfast bagel in Mazama, Atrition, Walkie-Talkie, Dr. Dab, Travis and I walked from Ravensong’s Roost to the store in town. I had...

Jul 17, 2021 : Morgan Balog
Transition – Week 7

Transition – Week 7

Authors Note- I’ve been delayed for weeks due to non-existent signal, un-reliable WiFi, and one hit and run accident (they ran, we stopped and are OK) Nothing has stopped me...

Jul 16, 2021 : Becca Mickley
Sonora Pass (June 23)

Sonora Pass (June 23)

On this day, the trail crossed up and over some of the most beautiful mountains I’ve seen in a while. I had planned to get up early to beat the...

Jul 16, 2021 : Katie Eckman
PCT Update and Random Contemplations – 1075 Wolverine Miles Completed

PCT Update and Random Contemplations – 1075 Wolverine Miles Completed

Crossed the border into Oregon a couple days ago with mixed emotions. I am indeed in Oregon, but due to my forward flip, still have a big chunk of Nor...

Jul 15, 2021 : Terri Schneider
10 Not So Fun Things About Hiking the PCT

10 Not So Fun Things About Hiking the PCT

The Pacific Crest Trail is majestically beautiful. It roams through some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country. I get to live in this scenery everyday. It’s a dream....

Jul 11, 2021 : Emily Pilkerton
PCT SOBO: Harts Pass-Stevens Pass

PCT SOBO: Harts Pass-Stevens Pass

Some things feel just like old times on the AT. Most things feel completely new.   I can not think of many more groups of people in my life that...

Jul 11, 2021 : Logan Roark
Eagle Creek Trail, Popular PCT Alternate, Reopens After 3 Years

Eagle Creek Trail, Popular PCT Alternate, Reopens After 3 Years

Oregon's Eagle Creek Trail (ECT), a popular PCT alternate in the Columbia River Gorge, reopened last Thursday following a three-year fire closure.  This is the second attempt at reopening the...

Jul 8, 2021 : Alexa Dunn
Strawbridge Family of Six Completes Triple Crown

Strawbridge Family of Six Completes Triple Crown

Vince and Monica Strawbridge, along with their kids, Georgie - 14, Henry - 15, June - 17, and Aiden - 19, completed their Triple Crown on June 21st, 2021 with...

Jul 7, 2021 : Tina Mullen
Last-Minute Prep: WA Resupplies and Transportation

Last-Minute Prep: WA Resupplies and Transportation

The thing about hiking SOBO is you need to manage a whole lot of logistics upfront. Most importantly, you need to buy nearly all of the food you need for...

Jul 5, 2021 : Geri Rosenberg
Wedding Bells, Part 2 (Days 77 to 86, South Lake Tahoe to Sierra City)

Wedding Bells, Part 2 (Days 77 to 86, South Lake Tahoe to Sierra City)

Day 77 Start: Echo Lake Chalet / South Lake TahoeEnd: Bushcamp overlooking Middle Velma LakePCT Miles Hikes Today: 17.0 We were so impressed with Mellow Mountain Hostel in South Lake

Jul 4, 2021 : Vinny Tagliatela