PCT Day 9 – Breakfast in Paradise, Dinner in Purgatory

Started: 07:00 @ MM 149.0 Finished: 18:35 @ MM 172.0 – Estimated position, off trail due to fire closure. Water: Drank 4L plus gallons of coffee at Paradise Valley Cafe. Food: Santa Fe 3 Egg Omlete, Hash Browns & Toast. Pasta, veggies & Spam. Almond Joy and Trail Mix. Health: 0 Blisters but feet in … More PCT Day 9 – Breakfast in Paradise, Dinner in Purgatory

PCT Day 8 – Heaven Must Be Missing Some Angels

Started: 07:00 @ MM 127.3 – Mike’s Place Finished: 18:05 @ MM 149.0 Water: Drank 5L. Soda @ Malibu East Food: Oatmeal, Peanut Butter, Oar Bar, Trail Mix, Cheese, Chicken & Rice Wildlife: Another SNAKE !!! Health: 0 Blisters, various foot aches and pains. I has pretty happy to be heading out from Mike’s Place … More PCT Day 8 – Heaven Must Be Missing Some Angels

What is this “thru-hiking” and “PCT” of which I speak?

I am not entirely sure when or why I decided walking 2,650 miles across a country would be a good idea … However, walking 2,650 miles across a country is exactly what I have decided to spend much of 2016 doing! Like so many of my other infamously magnificent five minute plans, this latest plan … More What is this “thru-hiking” and “PCT” of which I speak?