My 2nd Backpacking Trip is a 2,650 Mile Thru-hike on the PCT

This article originally appeared on The Trek, which you can read here.

Sitting at the summit of Mount Whitney, the tallest peak in the contiguous United States. I’ll be there again sometime in June, 2021.

The Final Countdown

As I type this I am exactly 4 weeks away from beginning my thru-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. My name is Dan, I’m a Leo, and I love backpacking. Well, I think I love backpacking. I really loved backpacking the John Muir Trail in…