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 [...]
2,144.4/2,650 miles - Welcome to Cascade Locks!!
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 [...]
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 [...]
2,071.7/2,650 miles That beard! This is Dozer. He's a 190lb English Mastiff. So much slobber!
2,043.1/2,650 miles - Day 2 of our detour around the Jefferson fire! Made it back on the PCT - home sweet home!