celebrating the two year anniversary of starting the PCT
Halfmile used to maintain free maps, compiled from public sources and updated by hikers, for hikers. There’s a decent amount of work needed to keep these current. For a number of reasons, they’re no longer being updated. The new NatGeo […more]
I talk about five bad days I had while hiking the PCT. Instead of bragging about how everything was great, here’s a dose of reality.
From solo Lone Wolf hikers to Caravans of a dozen, I discuss social dynamics on long distance trails.
Now that I’m off trail and home for a bit, I’ve been doing some thinking about the trip as a whole. People ask me “what was it like?” and I reply, lamely, “awesome.” It’s hard to summarize or boil the […more]