PCT150 – 2572 – Snoq to Stehekin

September 18, 2018 smokebeard 2

I’ve been trying to decide of there’s an appropriate metaphor for hiking the PCT. Maybe a baseball game? Announcer Joe: A haggard-looking Smokebeard takes the mound for the top of the ninth inning. After all this work, his clothes are […more]

PCT121 – 2001 – the Sisters

August 12, 2018 smokebeard 4

Leaving Shelter Cove Last night I left Shelter Cove Resort after finally getting my UPS package. I made a pretty good pace uphill to the lake, despite having 7 days of food in my pack. Due to a mix-up, I […more]