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PCT Training – Days 3, 4, 5, 6

Days 3 and 4 were training hikes on my own property due to road conditions – Both days were just 2 to 2.5 mile hikes so nothing special – I live on a hill and have 10 acres so I do get to train going up and down hill, and stepping over logs…

PCT Training Hikes Day 3

So in keeping with my training effort of hitting at least one new trail per day to get in shape for the PCT, I hit the road early this morning. It was 17F out, with a wind chill of 10F. I intentionally went with less warm clothing, using…

PCT Training Hikes Day 1 and 2

It is now less than 90 days before I start my Pacific Crest Trail 2650 mile hike on 03/21, my second attempt. I decided that this go round I should be in better shape than I was last year, and that the best way to do this would be to get…