Oregon – Challenge Accepted

Oregon – Challenge Accepted

While technically we hadn’t taken a break since Shasta, CA, nearly 200 miles behind us, we had been planning to complete our own version of the “Oregon Challenge”, which typically means traveling from Ashland,OR (near the start of the PCT in OR) to...
The Sierra -Feet Wet, Minds Blown

The Sierra -Feet Wet, Minds Blown

In 2015 we hiked from Mexico to Washington, only to be stopped by Wildfires. That said, it’s a bit of a misnomer, as injuries also caused us to miss about 200 miles right in the middle of what is typically considered the best section of the...
The Desert – Year 2

The Desert – Year 2

  One of the most common questions any PCT Thru-Hiker hears is “Why?”.  Hiking the whole 2,650 mile trail again after making it 80% of the way only to be stopped by fires last year, certainly doesn’t assuage those concerns for most people....
2016 Details – Getting Down To it.

2016 Details – Getting Down To it.

Our Superbowl/Summer Olympics/World Cup starts in less than 40 hours. Amazing that we are setting out to hike a trail that we’ve already completed the large majority oflast year and I am more excited without question to see it all again in 2016. This post will...