Bloggers

Five Decades of Learning to Walk

Five Decades of Learning to Walk

I have always been the epitome of grace and coordination, as long as that epitome is lying face down on the trail with a twisted ankle and skinned knees. Also,...

Oct 10, 2019 : Bob Taylor
Southern Washington: The Beginning of the End

Southern Washington: The Beginning of the End

The first half of Washington was a weird place for me. I was expecting grand views right from the start, but it turned out to be mostly in the dreaded...

Oct 7, 2019 : Mitch Baertlein
Hiking Home: Mental Health and Why I Hike

Hiking Home: Mental Health and Why I Hike

Bipolar Hiker finds healing and a bit of humor on trail.

Oct 3, 2019 : Shannon Quadres
Ashland to Somewhere? In Which I Have No Idea What’s Happening

Ashland to Somewhere? In Which I Have No Idea What’s Happening

I'm not sure what it is about thru-hiking that makes me feel so compelled to word vomit all my experiences on the internet. In all other aspects of my life,...

Sep 30, 2019 : Becky Booroojian
A Watermelon Hiker: Pacific Crest Trail, Here I Come!

A Watermelon Hiker: Pacific Crest Trail, Here I Come!

Plus-Size novice hiker attempts Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike 2020

Sep 29, 2019 : Shannon Quadres
Three Reasons Why

Three Reasons Why

Why did you decide to hike the Pacific Crest Trail? Here are my top three reasons. There's at least one more, but I'll leave that for another post. I only...

Sep 24, 2019 : Richard Humphreys
Days 31 – 34: Slackpacking, Sagittarians, and Smiling

Days 31 – 34: Slackpacking, Sagittarians, and Smiling

Slack packing in Oregon. Not a fan of slack packing, but I am a huge fan of Oregon! I'm going to miss Oregon views and the "easier" trail.

Sep 19, 2019 : Cecelia Taylor
Trials of the High Sierra in a High Snow Year

Trials of the High Sierra in a High Snow Year

As most who have been keeping up with the PCT this year know, it’s been a heavy precipitation year for California. This also meant a very high snow year (188%...

Sep 18, 2019 : Elise Ott
Lizzy’s PCT Vlog: Packwood to Stevens Pass

Lizzy’s PCT Vlog: Packwood to Stevens Pass

Miles 2,295.4 - 2,464.7 on the PCT. I had a great time in Packwood and am enjoying the beautiful views. Follow our journey on Instagram @katieeeb3 and @elizabethann128. You can...

Sep 17, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Lizzy’s PCT Vlog: Trout Lake to Packwood

Lizzy’s PCT Vlog: Trout Lake to Packwood

Miles 2,229.4 - 2,295.4 on the PCT. Follow our journey on Instagram @katieeeb3 and @elizabethann128. You can keep up with my playlist on YouTube. Want to get in on the fun?...

Sep 17, 2019 : Trek Vloggers