Category: gear

The inflorescence of a lanceleaf liveforever plant (Dudleya lanceolata), beside the trail in Southern California. 5

PCT gear lists: start vs. finish

You’ve heard this story before. Friends & family asked about it. Cheryl Strayed told it. PCT hiker starts with way too much gear, because they didn’t know what they were getting into, then ditches...

alice with fully loaded MLD Burn Pack 5

PCT gear list

It’s no secret that I like spreadsheets. And research. And gear. Gear lists are, for me, the bastard love child of all these nitty-gritties. Not highly relevant to my experience on the trail, or...