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The Pacific Crest Trail spans just a squeak over 2,650 miles. I am hoping to tackle the distance in under 65 days, dun dun dun. There are several sweet little towns to choose from that will hold resupply boxes for PCT thru-hikers. I decided… Continue Reading “MEAL PREPARATION”

My Big Three

I am officially less than a month away from my PCT adventure! Although there is much to discuss regarding gear, I decided to start with my Big Three Items: Shelter, Sleep System, and Hiking Pack. GEAR My goal is to have an overall backpack… Continue Reading “My Big Three”

22 Veterans

For the past few months, I have ramped up my Pacific Crest Trail training by participating in some online virtual runs. The latest virtual run involved four 50k’s put on by Trail Racing Over Texas. I even decided that I would carry 25 pounds… Continue Reading “22 Veterans”

Why the Pacific Crest Trail?

The first time I heard about the Pacific Crest Trail, I immediately wanted to do it.  So, I placed the idea into the far regions of my mind and decided that someday, when my kids were old enough, I would hike it. After the… Continue Reading “Why the Pacific Crest Trail?”