PCT Food Review: Dinner Pt. 1

The food reviews continue. Now we move on to the really exciting stuff: dinner. Dinner was often the best part of the day for us, by far. It was the only time we were assured a filling meal. Trail food is it’s own unique class of food. We learned that quickly on the AT and we […]

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The Best of 2016: Our Outdoor Adventures

If you are alive and awake and have experienced pretty much anything that happens on the internet you may have noticed that the majority of the internet feels like 2016 was not a great year. In the short sighted nature of the internet many people are even deeming it the worst year ever . While I’m […]

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PCT Food Review: Snacks

Alright, installment number two in our review of the food we ate on the PCT. Today we will be talking about snacks. A lot of people have actually asked us what we ate during the day while we were hiking because apparently figuring out what to pack for a jaunt in the woods is trickier […]

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Transitions Explained

Can I just say how wonderful it has been to hear from so many people over the last couple of weeks as we have finished posting our musings from the trail. The number of times people have said, “I looked forward to these posts every week” and “What will I read now?” are sweet and […]

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The End

We woke up very early the next day. We only had eighteen miles to the monument but even after we got there we would still have another eight miles to Manning Park and my parents waiting arms. We packed everything up in the dark, took our last on trail poos, and I forced Kyle to […]

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The Day Before The Last Day

When we woke up in the morning our tent was frozen. The inside appeared to be covered in condensation but upon closer investigation it was clear that every water droplet was frozen solid. The tarp was stiff and basically impossible to fold up. We hurried away our dry gear into our packs and figured out […]

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A Lucky Break

Our day out of Stehekin felt like an extended cloud break. All day clouds swirled around us, hovering above mountains, storming somewhere over there, darkening and lightening and somehow not raining on us. We stayed appropriately pessimistic, never quite trusting that we were in the clear. The day was one extended climb, slowly heading up […]

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