pacific crest trail
pacific crest trail

30 Essential Tips for New Thru Hikers (after 17,000mi)

Here’s 30 of my best pieces of advice for new and first time thru hikers, regardless of whether you’re hiking the Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, or anything else! These will help you to be …

My 6lb Pacific Crest Trail Gear List – Reviewed

The Pacific Crest Trail In 2022 I thru hiked the 2,653 mile (4,269km) Pacific Crest Trail. In this article I review all the gear that I used but have also tried to offer many great …

Pacific Crest Trail Thru Hike Recap – 2022

The Pacific Crest Trail The Pacific Crest Trail is one of the longest hiking trails in the US at 2,653 miles, and by many considered to be one of the most premier. It has two …

Review: Pa’lante Packs Simple Backpack

This year I’ve had the great pleasure to carry a new pack! For my┬áthru hike of the 4,800mi Eastern Continental Trail, I took a chance on a new company, and purchased the Simple by Pa’lante …