Tag Archives: Winter PCT

A Tale of Two Trips – Recap of the First Winter PCT Traverse

Weather: The Pacific Crest Trail is arguably the most diverse trail of the Triple Crown long distance trails in the U.S. It traverses volcanic lava fields to deserts, from moist, moss filled forests to barren, alpine granite passes – in fact from Muir Pass not even a bush or a tree is visible (the only […]

Gear List for Winter PCT Hike

We are leaving tomorrow (Monday, October 20th) to get to the start of the trail and start hiking on Tuesday. Pepper and I are definitely in the last minute scramble now putting the finishing details on everything and trying to tie up all the last minute things. Here’s a link to the gear list and […]