LONG TRAIL – THE NORTHERN KINGDOM

LONG TRAIL – THE NORTHERN KINGDOM

Catmando, one of our 2021 Trail Team members, is preparing for his SOBO Pacific Crest Trail trek by shaking down on the Long Trail (and also on the Benton MacKaye Trail which you can read about here). Below, Catmando gives us a run-down of each day on trail, and what...
TRAIL TEAM INTRO – SOLAL HOHN

TRAIL TEAM INTRO – SOLAL HOHN

We are so happy to introduce our newest 2021 Trail Team member – who is doing something a little bit different: He’s navigating and travelling across the world mostly by foot! He has an incredible story and we are extremely excited to follow along as he makes his way...
BENTON MACKAYE TRAIL

BENTON MACKAYE TRAIL

One of our 2021 Trail Team members, Catmando, is preparing for his Pacific Crest Trail trek by shaking down on the Benton MacKaye. Here, Catmando gives us a brief history of the trail, how it is intertwined with the Appalachian Trail, and what to expect if you find...

2021 TRAIL TEAM & CHEER’S INTRO

In this video, THRU-r founder and long distance hiker, Cheer introduces the 2021 Trail Team and also gives insight into the 30 thru-hikers that will be giving updates while hiking along the PCT, CDT, AT, and the Sierra High Route. She also introduces herself as part...
WEEK 2 ON THE PCT – GARRETT HUDSON (AKA “PUFFY”)

HIKING SOBO WITH JUKEBOX ON THE PCT

Wondering what it would be like to hike Southbound (or “SOBO”) on the Pacific Crest Trail? If so, check out this video from Michelle – or “Jukebox” – who hiked Southbound on the PCT in 2019. During her journey, Jukebox documented...
SCENES FROM THE TRAIL – SQUISHY

SCENES FROM THE TRAIL – SQUISHY

A Day In The Life On The Pacific Crest Trail “Thru-hiking is pretty awesome. You get to see beautiful places, eat whatever you want, sleep under the stars every night, breathe fresh mountain air. What more could you ask for? Thru-hiking is great, and it is also...
TRAIL WISDOM – CALZONE

TRAIL WISDOM – CALZONE

“Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt.” John Muir “And if you’re a backpacker, make sure one of those paths takes you through Alpine Lakes Wilderness.” Calzone (PCT Class of 2019) Want to share an amazing...