2021

We successfully completed seven 2021 hikes on four trails in three states. Congratulations to all our hikers! As this year’s T-shirts say:

  • 27 “Parkies” (people with Parkinson’s)
  • 32 support hikers
  • 1,937 miles
  • … with 10 loveable but sometimes cranky llamas

Trip recaps

See the blog for day-to-day reports from the 2021 hikes and a big thank you to our many supporters. Also:

  • 2021 Trip 7 compilation video (John Muir Trail section hike in California): Hike for Elite Hikers in High Sierras video compiled by support hiker Eric Matson (23 minutes, MP4 – H.264 format, file size 2.51GB)
  • 2021 Trip 1 compilation video (White Pass to Chinook Pass in Washington) compiled by support hiker Eric Matson (27 minutes, MP4 – H.264 format)

PasstoPass.org 2021 Trips

  • Washington Trip #1 White Pass to Chinook Pass (Northbound PCT) July 30-August 4, 2021-difficulty rating moderate, 30 miles Trip Leader Dave Baumgart
  • Washington Trip #2 Chinook Pass to White Pass (Southbound PCT) August 4-9, 2021-difficulty rating moderate, a little less elevation gain than trip #1, 30 miles Trip Leader Linda Lee
  • Washington Trip #3 Goat Rocks, Berry Patch to Walupt Lake August 10-15, 2021-difficuly rating moderate plus, 25-32 miles with options Trip Leader Linda Lee
  • Washington Trip #4 Walupt Lake to Berry Patch August 15-20, 2021-difficulty rating moderate plus, 25-32 miles with options, Trip Leader George Trifonov
  • Oregon Trip #5 Three Sisters Wilderness Devils Lake to Lava Camp (Northbound PCT ) August 6-11, 2021-difficulty rating easy, 25 miles Trip Leaders Rich Denman, Julia Chapman, and Jerry Jones
  • Oregon Trip #6 Three Sisters Wilderness Lava Camp to Devils Lake (Southbound PCT) August 11-16, 2021-difficulty rating easy, 25 miles Trip Leader Derek Torry
  • California Trip #7 A section depending upon permits of John Muir Trail-Horsehoe Meadow to Onion Valley Trailhead, July 6-14, 2021, most difficult, 51 miles, full packs, not llama supported, Trip Leader Derek Torry
Trip 1 at end Chinook Pass
John Muir Trail – CA
Trip Leader Linda Lee