Lindsey Gordon

Well hey there. I'm Lindsey - also known by my trail name, Flash Gordon. I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2013 with no plans to do another long-distance hike. 4 years later...here I am planning my 2018 Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike along with my fiancé and hiking partner, Miles To Go!

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Why I Might Split Up With My Fiancé on the Pacific Crest Trail

Why I Might Split Up With My Fiancé on the Pacific Crest Trail

My fiancé, Miles, and I plan to begin our Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike in Campo in the spring. In fact, we just received an email from the PCTA that

Nov 18, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon
Should I Quit Daily Blogging for the Pacific Crest Trail?

Should I Quit Daily Blogging for the Pacific Crest Trail?

I am finally getting closer to the ‘6 months to go’ mark for my 2018 PCT thru-hike! Besides refining my gear list and saving those precious dollars,

Sep 27, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon
8 Reasons Why I’m Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

8 Reasons Why I’m Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

When I tell someone that I’m thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail, their first reaction is to ask, “Oh! Have you read Wild?” When I told people in

Sep 1, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon
Meet 2018 PCT Thru-Hiker Flash Gordon

Meet 2018 PCT Thru-Hiker Flash Gordon

If you read my first post Katahdin exactly 5 months after setting foot on Springer Mountain in Georgia. It Norovirus, and we met some of the most

Aug 18, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon
How an Audiobook Persuaded Me to Thru-Hike the PCT

How an Audiobook Persuaded Me to Thru-Hike the PCT

There were mere days remaining of my 2013 Appalachian Trail thru-hike. My mind was made up - I was never doing another thru-hike. Four years later

Aug 14, 2017 : Lindsey Gordon