Hi everybody! My name is Sierra and I am a 2018 NOBO PCT hiker. I lived in Miami for the last couple years, but just came home to Maine. I totally missed being surrounded by the mountains. Some of my favorite hikes are the Presidentials and anything along the Franconia Ridge in the WMNF! Though I tend to be a solo hiker, I will be hiking the PCT with my awesome friend Danielle (trail name Carty).
Check out Part I here. Mount Lafayette, Franconia Notch, NH If I've learned anything about myself this summer, it's that I am so very stubborn.
Alright, so where did we leave off? If you haven’t read Part I, link I was more spooked on this trail than any I have encountered thus far. I
Over the summer, I spent almost every day off from work in the White Mountain National Forest. I was waiting for a hiking partner to want to go with
We’ve all heard it said time and time again- a thru hike is more mentally challenging than physically. This idea makes me think of Dixie’s videos
And here it is, my first video for The Trek! In this video, I discuss some basic information about myself and my first gear purchases!
In my last post I described permit day. I wrote of the excitement and anxiety, as well as the ceremonial purchasing of our packs. We were so thrilled
November 1st was a very important day for Pacific Crest Trail North bound hikers. It was our first permit day! The Pacific Crest Trail Association
There are two types of hikers. There are the quiet folks like Carty, who have told only a select few of her upcoming adventure. Then there are people