Are These the 11 Hardest Resupply Towns on the PCT?

Are These the 11 Hardest Resupply Towns on the PCT?

How many calories did I consume on the JMT? No clue. Was it enough? No. Hiker hunger is real.

Apr 7, 2021 : Daniel Gerken
Love Letter to the PCT

Love Letter to the PCT

Oh man, I met someone... and I gotta say it was love at first sight. I know it seems fast, but I’m falling hard. Right now it's the early stages....

Apr 5, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
Week 1 on the PCT

Week 1 on the PCT

As a New England hiker accustomed to the craggy scrambles and dense forest of the northeast, the first 100 miles of the PCT couldn't be more alien. Trees (and their...

Apr 4, 2021 : Lacie
PCT Shakedown: Goat Rocks Wilderness

PCT Shakedown: Goat Rocks Wilderness

Learnings from a PCT section hike shakedown in the Goat Rocks Wilderness

Apr 4, 2021 : Jacob Barstow
Towards a New Dawn

Towards a New Dawn

One week, and I have a chance to try again. I cannot get that idea out of my mind as I look towards my start date next Saturday. Campo awaits,...

Apr 2, 2021 : Becca Mickley
Sheared like a sheep; a fuzzy, free, soon to be PCT hiker

Sheared like a sheep; a fuzzy, free, soon to be PCT hiker

I shaved my head a month ago. If I were a super hardcore thru-hiker maybe I could attribute my choice to cutting down weight or optimizing my aerodynamics. But my...

Apr 1, 2021 : Ava Adoline
Guess Who’s Back?

Guess Who’s Back?

Alright, we're back! This time, to hike the Pacific Crest Trail! It's been almost 4.5 years since my last blog post as I finished the Appalachian Trail, and what a...

Mar 31, 2021 : Vinny Tagliatela
Six Triple Crown Spots to Visit If You Can’t Thru-hike This Year

Six Triple Crown Spots to Visit If You Can’t Thru-hike This Year

This article will either help you choose a section to hike, or will spark some daydreams about your future thru-hike.

Mar 31, 2021 : Eloise Robbins
2021 PCT Ultra-Awesome Gear List

2021 PCT Ultra-Awesome Gear List

Here is a breakdown of how I spent my time preparing for my 2021 PCT NOBO Thru-hike...

Mar 30, 2021 : Daniel Gerken
Nerves Like Grass on Miracle Grow

Nerves Like Grass on Miracle Grow

As the days dwindle towards departure, my nerves grow like grass on Miracle Grow. This is by far the loftiest pursuit of my life thus far.

Mar 29, 2021 : Bryce Maki