Off-trail, I like numbers and charts. On-trail, I feel no differently. Quantifying aspects of my hikes made them feel more manageable to me, and thus more doable. It’s an illusion of control, to be...
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Huge thanks to Wesley Trimble for making the incredible PCT Class of 2014 video. Get some kleenex ready & watch here: wesleytrimble.com/pc…