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Day 2 – Mostly to Mt laguna

Warning: these posts are not really entertaining, they’re simply a log of my days on the trail. There will be pretty pictures though, I promise (except today, I was too damn tired).¬†

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Day 1 – Campo to somewhere (16.4 miles)

Starting the trail was pretty surreal. My Dad and brother both followed me in the car for a while and it felt strange to take those first steps away from my family – on to places where they couldn’t follow or visit unless they wanted to suffer as much as I did. Continue reading…


PCT 2017 Gear List

Over the course of the past year I’ve been researching blogs, websites, various Facebook groups to find out the best gear to bring out on the trail. Many items were purchased that were later traded out for lighter versions¬†of similar items. Overall I’m pretty happy with my current setup, but wish I could shave off a few more lbs.

This is everything I’ll be carrying for the next few months, although I assume it’ll change a bit over time.

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