Hey! Twerk here - and yes, I got that trail name exactly how you would think. I hiked about 750 miles of the PCT last year and am returning this year to complete a full thru hike. I'm a photographer in Portland, Oregon and recently turned the dirty 30. I'm a brand ambassador for Hyperlite Mountain Gear and will be posting constantly for my upcoming thru-hike so stay tuned!
It was my first night on trail and I was set up among 25-plus hikers in the tiny campsite next to Hauser Creek (Mile 15). I stared at the ceiling of
As a photographer, hiking the PCT is more than a dream come true. You always have incredible views and beautiful people at your photographic
"Oh my God, this is the ending. This is over. What is beginning?" Cole Blume, 34. Eugene, Oregon. THE BASICS: Start/finish day:
Within a week of leaving the trail and saying goodbye to my friends, I was back in Portland and employed at my former job as a bartender. My first
Beastie Boy (Mike Dennis), 32 from Los Angeles, CA. Mike and I started the PCT from Campo about a week apart. To this day, we have never
So this post is going to be a lot less bitching and whining than the last one. No, I still haven't hit my honeymoon phase with the trail, and I'm
Before I started the PCT, I thought I was going to be blogging so much more. I thought I would constantly be posting my thoughts and funny
Well, the first week has been hard. Getting up early is not my thing and that's been a major hurdle for me. Also, being a bartender the last 8
"there was a sign on the ground made out of sticks that a hiker before me had made. It read "REAL LIFE," with an arrow pointing towards the
I was originally going to write this piece as a look into Karen Wang's photographic memoirs from her adventure on The Pacific Crest Trail.