Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) Section A

I completed Section A and 190 km of the PCT in April 2019. Happy Trails!


Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) from Mexico to Canada

Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) from Mexico to Canada

The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) represents different things to anyone who's dreamed of walking on it.  I close my eyes and see my feet moving ...
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PCT Prep, Trail Angels & "Here's Johnny"

PCT Prep, Trail Angels & “Here’s Johnny”

Preparations continue for my upcoming hike!  I've been finalizing gear and trying to decide which pack I'm taking and I need to decide soon.  Both ...
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Day 0 ~ What Am I Doing??!!

Day 0 ~ What Am I Doing??!!

April 9, 2019 San Diego, California Weather ~ Sunny 22ºC The Last Few Days After a fabulous week with Nancy in Victoria and then a ...
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Day 1 ~ And Away I Go!

Day 1 ~ And Away I Go!

April 10, 2019 Started at the Southern Terminus in Campo, California Today ~ 12.4 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 12.4 Kilometres Weather ~ Sunny 19ºC Highlight Standing ...
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Day 2 ~ I Saw 2 Snakes!

Day 2 ~ I Saw 2 Snakes!

April 11, 2019 Arrived at Lake Morena! Today ~ 20.4 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 32.8 Kilometres Weather ~ Sunny 20ºC Highlight Burger & Fries 🥰 My ...
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Day 3 ~ Breakfast Burritos, Hitchhiking & Sunglasses

Day 3 ~ Breakfast Burritos, Hitchhiking & Sunglasses

April 12, 2019 Morena Lake to Pine Valley Today ~ 11.6 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 44 Kilometres Highlight The Showers ~ that would be plural! My ...
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Day 4 ~ Views, More Sunglasses & Peeing

Day 4 ~ Views, More Sunglasses & Peeing

April 13, 2019 Pine Valley to Noble Canyon Today ~ 33.4 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 77.4 Kilometres Highlight New sunglasses! They were $3.99 USD. Any bets ...
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Day 5 ~ Soapy Smelling People and Harley’s

Day 5 ~ Soapy Smelling People and Harley’s

April 14, 2019 Today ~ 25 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 102.4 Kilometres Highlight The Canada sign 🇨🇦 My Day Last night was very windy, but my ...
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Day 6 ~ Yummy Tomato Soup

Day 6 ~ Yummy Tomato Soup

April 15, 2019 Hitched Into Julian, California Today ~ 21.5 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 123.9 Kilometres My Day I don't have much of a post today ...
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Day 7 ~ Wind, Rain & The Alberta Election

Day 7 ~ Wind, Rain & The Alberta Election

April 16, 2019 Today ~ 19.7 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 143.6 Kilometres Highlight My feet didn't hurt!! 🥰 My Day I ordered a lighter pack last ...
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Day 8 ~ 100 Miles & Trail Magic

Day 8 ~ 100 Miles & Trail Magic

April 17, 2019 Today ~ 19.4 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 163 Kilometres Highlight Passing the 100 Mile mark My Day I can't believe it's been 8 ...
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Day 9 ~  Cleanliness, Wine & Decisions

Day 9 ~ Cleanliness, Wine & Decisions

April 18, 2019 Warner Springs Today ~ 7.3 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 170.3 Kilometres Weather ~ Sunny 27ºC Highlight The Shower!! Clean Clothes!! A Flushing Toilet!! ...
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Day 10 ~ My First ”Zero Day”

Day 10 ~ My First ”Zero Day”

April 19, 2019 Warner Springs Today ~ 0 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 170.3 Kilometres Weather ~ Sunny 29ºC Highlight Being lazy! More showers 🥰 My Day ...
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Day 11 ~ A Fat Boy, Leg Hair & A Decision

Day 11 ~ A Fat Boy, Leg Hair & A Decision

April 20, 2019 Today ~ 19.3 Kilometres Cumulative ~ 189.6 Kilometres Highlight Playing in the stream barefoot! My Day Yesterday, I chatted with a lady ...
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Day 12 ~ Hitching, Ketchup Chips & Home

Day 12 ~ Hitching, Ketchup Chips & Home

April 21, 2019 PCT Cumulative ~ 189.6 Kilometres Highlight Hugging my young man ❤️ My Day After deciding yesterday that I would make my way ...
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