Road Trip Pictures

Earlier this year, we were fortunate enough to be able to travel through California and Oregon, and some other awesome states, on our drive back to Michigan. Just because our PCT dream fell through this year didn’t mean we were going to let it put a damper on our time out west. The following pictures are some of our favorite shots from our travels. Enjoy! Continue reading

The Reality of it is…

… we truly are a broken compass. Talk to us on Saturday and we are moving to Eugene, OR. Monday comes and we are leaning to working on a cruise ship. Come Friday, SQUIRREL! Learning to embrace that has been the highlight of our adventures over the past month and a half and opens up a number of paths and opportunities. How exciting!

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Why the PCT?

The Pacific Crest Trail is one of three long-distance hiking trails comprising what is known as the “Triple Crown”. Having completed the Appalachian Trail already, that left the Pacific Crest Trail and the Continental Divide Trail on our bucket list. The natural progression for most hikers is to start with the Appalachian Trail as a sort of introduction to thru-hiking. Once completing that, and assuming that you actually enjoy tormenting your body for months on end, the next step is the Pacific Crest Trail.

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