Gear Porn

Warning: this post contains explicit content. Viewer discretion advised. Viewers under the age of 18 prohibited. Enjoy.   Alrighty then.  Check out our gear list to see specifics on what we will be carrying on the PCT.  And don’t let your mother catch you looking at this page…

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Another Shoe Update?!?

That’s right.  Another shoe update. So last time we talked about shoes Kyle and I had spent three or so hours at REI trying different brands and models on.  We had finally settled on the Pearl Izumi trail runners.  Well it turns out those didn’t work out so well.  Kyle wore his to the gym […]

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RIP Brooks Cascadias: Finding New Shoes for the PCT

Kyle and I hiked the majority of the AT in Brooks Cascadia 7s.  We both started in boots, figuring that during those first few cold wet months we would want to keep our feet dry and our boots, paired with tall waterproof gaiters, did just that.  But around Virginia it started to get hot and […]

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You want our advice? Feet.

During the last few months we owned very few things.  If we were wearing it or carrying it, it had a specific purpose and it had been tested thoroughly.  As a result we have more advice to give on gear, specifically for thru-hiking, than we know what to do with. We figured, why not share […]

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