Hiker hunger: the never-fully-satiated feeling of an empty stomach that occurs when you can’t keep up with the 4,000+ calories you burn each day on trail.
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On Forgetting an Uncomfortable Life
Here’s how my relationship with showers changed after getting off the PCT.
Budgeting for the Pacific Crest Trail
I owned no backpacking gear prior to starting my PCT hike in 2017. Here’s my best estimate for how much I spent on and off trail.
Crunching the Numbers from the Pacific Crest Trail
Click here if you really dig bar graphs.
107 Things I Learned While Hiking 1,833.3 Miles of the Pacific Crest Trail
If you’re wondering, that’s 0.058 things learned per mile.