Pacific Crest Trail

Basics, Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail
AT Signage and a split view of the PCT badge on a tree

AT vs. PCT: Rise to the Challenge of an Epic Thru-Hike

Are you an avid hiker looking for a challenge? Are you trying to decide between the Appalachian ...

Basics, Continental Divide Trail, Pacific Crest Trail
Man inside tent in desert area with rock peaks outside his tent

Tenting Skills: How To Anchor A Shelter In The Desert Sand

While setting up camp in loose sand is a relatively limited skill in general across thru-hiking trails, ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics, Continental Divide Trail, Pacific Crest Trail
The three badges of the triple crown of hiking, the appalachian trail, pacific crest trail, and the continental divide trail

Triple Crown: What Is the Big Deal Behind This Hiking Title?

Many who find out about thru-hiking and decide they want to take on the challenge may not ...