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PCT Update—1651 Wolverine Miles Completed: Washington Welcome, Steep Terrain and Gorgeous Views—Unless There is Smoke.

PCT Update—1651 Wolverine Miles Completed: Washington Welcome, Steep Terrain and Gorgeous Views—Unless There is Smoke.

Leaving Cascade Locks on the northern border of Oregon we crossed the Columbia River into Washington over the infamous Bridge of the Gods. And it was raining.  My husband and...

Aug 14, 2021 : Terri Schneider
The Pass – Week 8

The Pass – Week 8

I thought I had it made. After two months crossing the desert Kennedy Meadows felt like a type of finish line more than a way point along the path. Of...

Jul 25, 2021 : Becca Mickley
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
The Attempt Begins… Almost

The Attempt Begins… Almost

Dear Internet, I struggled for hours with what to put in this introductory post. There was no reason for me to because: (1) it’s not how you start, it’s how...

Jun 28, 2021 : Joe Berusch
“Sundrop”:Finding Beauty in the Challenge

“Sundrop”:Finding Beauty in the Challenge

Day 5 on trail consisted of descending several thousand feet and traversing 16 miles in blistering heat and high winds. I strained my IT band in my left leg and...

May 19, 2021 : Ava Adoline
Up and Down and In and Out (Days 17 to 22, Idyllwild to Big Bear)

Up and Down and In and Out (Days 17 to 22, Idyllwild to Big Bear)

Before moving on to this new section, I just need to say one more time how great Idyllwild was for a zero - seriously, top 3 trail towns I’ve experienced,...

May 2, 2021 : Vinny Tagliatela
All Jokes About the Desert are Dry Humor

All Jokes About the Desert are Dry Humor

Coming out of Idyllwild, I had expected snowy conditions, but the extent to which that section challenged me both physically and emotionally took me by surprise. There were many points...

Apr 15, 2021 : Rachel Frey
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
Quarantine Dreams: 11,000 Miles in 2022

Quarantine Dreams: 11,000 Miles in 2022

“If your dreams don’t scare you, you aren’t dreaming big enough.” I first came across this quote in an interview I read somewhere with one of the greatest adventure athletes...

Mar 25, 2021 : Carl Stanfield
Trekking While Asian: An AAPI Perspective

Trekking While Asian: An AAPI Perspective

Disappointing my ancestors and challenging western stereotypes one literal step at a time.

Mar 19, 2021 : Alice Wu