Things I Learned Hiking 2,650 Miles.. 

Things I learned hiking from Mexico to Canada... Set your goals daily.You can't think about getting to Canada every day. Take each day head on, in the moment, always setting a reachable goal. Mind over matter.You can tolerate more than you think. Above all the filth, swollen feet, peanut butter tortillas again for lunch, my …

PCT 8/19-20/17 – Day 108 & 109

Before leaving for Mexico, my Grandpa shared his prayer for us. It comes from Psalm 121: 1-8:  "I lift up my eyes to the mountains—where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not let your foot slip—he who watches over you will not …

PCT 8/18/17 – Day 107

2,094.3/2,650 miles - Welcome to Timberline Lodge at Mt. Hood!  We are headed off trail tomorrow morning to be with family for 2 days. We are excited to see everyone and take time to rest before crossing into Washington! At this time, we also ask for prayer. My Grandpa has been diagnosed with bone cancer …

PCT 8/15/17 – Day 104

30 miles - Today is Day 1 of our road detour around the Mt. Jefferson fire. Our goal from the beginning has always been to keep this journey a true thru-hike. This dreaded 50 mile road walk to some, turned out to be a really awesome adventure for us!!