PCTA

Happy 50th to the AT, PCT, and National Trails System Act

Happy 50th to the AT, PCT, and National Trails System Act

Who wants some birthday cake? (If you’re currently hiking a trail, that’s a definite yes). This year, 2018, is the 50th birthday of the national scenic trails. This special designation...

May 13, 2018 : Laura Johnston
Trail Advice For A Newbie On The JMT

Trail Advice For A Newbie On The JMT

I have a confession - I have been going on pathetically few hikes this summer! Combine too much work, sweltering Utah heat that I'm just not accustomed to (people hike...

Jul 25, 2016 : Jean Taggart
The Pacific Crest Trail Dilemma: Increasing Crowds, Droughts, and Water Caches

The Pacific Crest Trail Dilemma: Increasing Crowds, Droughts, and Water Caches

It’s nearly Spring, which brings, in addition to longer days and flowers, a whole new crop of thru-hikers hoping to log miles and take names - trail names that is. ...

Apr 2, 2015 : Bennett Travers
Updates Announced for Southern California on the PCT

Updates Announced for Southern California on the PCT

Attention all prospective 2015 PCT thru-hikers! The PCTA's announcement post for more detailed information. It's no secret that the PCT has been exponentially growing in popularity over the last

Feb 4, 2015 : Kenny Howell