Refurb Since these days it’s alternately snow, mud, or COVID19 season, I’m using the downtime to clean and sort gear, make a note of what needs replacing, and doing some refurbishing and maintence. I have a great pair of trekking poles, their one downside is the cheap steel in the tips wears out after several…
Category: Pacific Crest Trail
PCT Tribute campout
celebrating the two year anniversary of starting the PCT
Unofficial archive of Halfmile PCT maps
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 For a number of reasons, they’re no longer being updated.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 maps are nicer, waterproof, and their purchase helps fund the PCT. Something you should do…
PCT Highlight Reel
8-plus minute highlight reel from my 2018 thruhike.
Five Bad Days on the PCT and How I Got Through Them
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.