Blow Downs on the PCT and Changes to the Hike Team

  BLOW DOWNS – latest news is the south and north portions of our trail are now clear. This year’s blow downs are 4-5 times above average from windstorms. One large blow down is being blown up with dynamite. As a result, there is a section of trail (approximately 13 miles) that is impassable for…

Pass to Pass by the Numbers

Here are some interesting statistics on our upcoming trip. Starting Point: Stevens Pass End Point: Snoqualmie Pass Total Miles: 72 miles Total Days out: 9 days (one rest day) Average miles per day: 9 miles Total Elevation Gain: +18,068 feet Total Elevation Loss: -19,128 feet Longest Day: Day 5, 13 miles from Waptus River to…