Blog — Pacific Crest Trail

Gear Guidance from Grace Dawson, PCT 2018

Gear Guidance from Grace Dawson, PCT 2018

A Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike was Grace's first multi-day trek. Remarkably, Grace had only camped twice before she set out on the PCT. She started out with her friend, Mother Hen, but ended up hiking a few weeks solo when her friend had to get off the trail.

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Maleen Scholl: Prepping for the PCT in 2019

Maleen Scholl: Prepping for the PCT in 2019

This is the first interview in a series about preparing for and reflecting on the three long-distance trails that comprise the Triple Crown: the Pacific Crest Trail, the Appalachian Trail, and the Continental Divide Trail. Maleen Scholl is hiking the Pacific Crest Trail this year.

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Brandon Kuehn on the Trail

Brandon Kuehn on the Trail

Brandon Kuehn AKA Ginger Beard Outdoors got started on the PCT but had to stop due to hypertension of his left knee. With intense determination, he dutifully performed physical therapy and is back on the trail! We love a happy ending. He answered some questions for us before he set off again. Where and when did you start? I started at the border of Mexico and the US in Campo, CA, the morning of April 3, 2018. Where and when do you plan to finish? I plan on finishing the beginning of Sept. at the Manning Park Resort in Canada. Is...

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