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Cathedral

Cathedral

Washington is my Cathedral, my playground, my challenge. I had a couple visions playing in my mind of what would happen when I crossed the border into Washington. In the...

Aug 18, 2017 : Kate Bradley
Meet 2018 PCT Thru-Hiker Flash Gordon

Meet 2018 PCT Thru-Hiker Flash Gordon

If you read my first post Katahdin exactly 5 months after setting foot on Springer Mountain in Georgia. It Norovirus, and we met some of the most awesome people ever. THE...

Aug 18, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon
Shakedowns and other terrifying things

Shakedowns and other terrifying things

Beginning this thing, long distance hiking, has been a process wrought with self-doubt for me. Throughout the dreaming and planning, I arrive at junctures where I meet myself unprepared and...

Aug 18, 2017 : Sabrina Harrison
Day zero: San Diego and the secret panic attack

Day zero: San Diego and the secret panic attack

San Diego rolled into sight like a colorful beach ball, immediately charming with the sailboats and the ocean and the airport all chummy as if they'd been friends forever. The...

Aug 18, 2017 : Sabrina Harrison
How an Audiobook Persuaded Me to Thru-Hike the PCT

How an Audiobook Persuaded Me to Thru-Hike the PCT

There were mere days remaining of my 2013 Appalachian Trail thru-hike. My mind was made up - I was never doing another thru-hike. Four years later I listened to my first audiobook....

Aug 14, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon
Playing Catch-up

Playing Catch-up

Sorry this is so overdue. As the days get longer, keeping this up-to-date gets harder and harder. Walk, get to camp, eat, sleep. And of course we're not eating enough...

Aug 12, 2017 : Linnea Delucchi
Update from the Trail: Overview of the Sierras and our Trailcation

Update from the Trail: Overview of the Sierras and our Trailcation

As promised, I wanted to take sometime to reflect on the remainder of our Sierra experience and talk about our short trailcation (trail-vacation) in San Diego. When we last checked...

Aug 9, 2017 : Alexa Shapiro
Goodbye Green Tunnel

Goodbye Green Tunnel

Done with Oregon! They call it the Green Tunnel, as per the photo above. Some also call Oregon the Moving Walkway because it's really, really flat. And here I am,...

Aug 9, 2017 : Kate Bradley
Quick Update from the Trail: Out of the Sierras!

Quick Update from the Trail: Out of the Sierras!

Hello friends and family! Good news, we made it safely through the Sierras! I'll be posting a more thorough blog update later, along with a few other posts that I've...

Aug 8, 2017 : Alexa Shapiro
Life Lessons On and Off Trail

Life Lessons On and Off Trail

The last three months have been a crazy time of lessons and personal growth. I think I have learned just as much about myself being off trail than on. My experience of...

Aug 7, 2017 : Annette