People are guests in our story, the same way we are guests in theirs. But we all meet each other for a reason because every person is a personal lesson waiting to be told.
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I started the PCT with about thirty strangers riding up together to Hart’s Pass from Bellingham in three rented vans.
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John Reamer and Associates, Carl Passal, Cheryl Kempton, Courtney Elford, Janet Horvath, Jennine Speier, Karen Dingle, Karen Neal, Karen Dingle, Marc Reigel, Norm Loomer, Patricia Saiger Limbacher, Rietje Marie Angkuw, Stefanie Jacob, Stephen Fusselman, and Steve Gray. You added a beautiful dimension to this hike and I am ever grateful!
As I prepare for the CDT, I look back to the start of the Pacific Crest Trail and advice to
Wherever we travel to, the wonderful people we meet become our family.Lailah Gifty Akita Last night I had vivid dreams
About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most
Thank God I have seen an orange sky with purple clouds. How easy it is to forget that we have
Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have. Margaret Mead
Home is a good place, especially when you have love, memories and hobbies surrounding you.
He was the youngest solo thru-hiker on the PCT, but still couldn't finish the pancakes.
It takes courage to change directions mid-stream.
The need for a lighter tent that wasn't a "coffin" led Judy Gross to design and make her own.
I met Joshua on Flat Iron Ridge in Lassen National Park building a fire break with hand tools.
Casey Cox started his company after waiting, cold and hungry, his thumb out for a ride that never came.
It's a long 18-mile stretch in desert to Hiker Town, one of the oddest places I slept along the PCT.
Historic Silver Pines Lodge has seen its share of "Hiker Trash," but the innkeeper says it's enriching.
The owner of Laguna Mountain Lodge & Store gives us good rules to live by: lighten up and be nice.