PCT Day 17 & 18 : An Arctic Morning Into Big Bear & My First Real Zero


April 10 (~07:30 – ~13:20) & April 11 After Private Zoo – Highway 18 Access to Big Bear (15.2 mi / Total: 266.1 mi) Weather: Freezing cold. Only a little warmer once the sun hits. When I wake up the wind has calmed just a little, and the side of my tent that was fighting … Continue reading PCT Day 17 & 18 : An Arctic Morning Into Big Bear & My First Real Zero

PCT Day 15 : The PCT Edition Of How To Deal With The Heat


April 8 (~07:05 – ~20:30) Before Mesa Wind Farm – Mission Creek (16.8 mi / Total: 228.4 mi) Weather: Searing hot from the start, at 8am. My first stop today is only a few miles ahead. It’s already warming up when I leave just after seven, and I walk straight to Mesa Wind Farm, where … Continue reading PCT Day 15 : The PCT Edition Of How To Deal With The Heat