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Hi! My name is Janine, and here are a few reasons to follow my PCT SOBO journey…

Hi! My name is Janine, and here are a few reasons to follow my PCT SOBO journey…

5 good reasons to follow Janine on her SOBO Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) journey.

Mar 1, 2021 : Janine
Status update: 30 days to go

Status update: 30 days to go

Lately I have felt very scattered.  I catch myself walking into rooms or opening cabinets, with no idea why. The remains of abandoned projects litter the countertops. Evidence of my...

Feb 26, 2021 : Lacie
Hot Laps at Midnight

Hot Laps at Midnight

I initially froze, then jumped out of bed and ran hot laps around the casa. I felt as if I won the million-dollar case on Deal or No Deal.

Feb 23, 2021 : Bryce Maki
Will $15 cause me to switch my pack choice?

Will $15 cause me to switch my pack choice?

The search In December, after months of research online, youtube video reviews, and visits to REI and other local outfitters my pack choice was finally made. This pack was pretty...

Feb 22, 2021 : Thin Mint
When Life F*cks with Your Thru-Hiking Plans

When Life F*cks with Your Thru-Hiking Plans

In what now seems like a lifetime ago but actually was just several weeks ago, I gleefully wrote about my bicoastal backpacking plans for 2021.  Five weeks on the AT...

Feb 18, 2021 : David Smith
Got my permit. Now what?

Got my permit. Now what?

Each trail of the Triple Crown is its own unique adventure. The AT is the great granddaddy, a historic trek across Civil War battlefields and the land that inspired the...

Feb 17, 2021 : Lacie
Fumbling my way…

Fumbling my way…

I’m thru hiking the PCT starting April 12. I’ve been seriously planning it for 3 years, and fantasizing about it for much longer.  It dawned on me yesterday that I’m...

Feb 16, 2021 : Wendy Templeman
Nice to meet you!

Nice to meet you!

  Hello! My name is Lacie and I am hiking the Pacific Crest Trail! I wasn't always hiker trash... In 2019 I was a working as an accountant. By the...

Feb 16, 2021 : Lacie
Creating barriers to an outside world

Creating barriers to an outside world

It seems more and more each day we stray from a place free of judgment and acceptance. We now live in a preconceived idea world of what a person should...

Feb 16, 2021 : Marcelo Vargas
Intro post and why a 30 something chick is running away to live in the woods…again

Intro post and why a 30 something chick is running away to live in the woods…again

Who am I? Welcome to my blog! My name is Jennifer.  I grew up in the south in east Tennessee, but have very few Southern qualities about me. First off,...

Feb 15, 2021 : Thin Mint