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by MarsIsCobra
May 6th, 2017, 2:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

This should be the morning of day 3. How's it going?!? Thanks for asking, things are great! To all: i would love to post updates here on the Oregon Hikers forum. Unfortunately I am limited to my iPhone for the foreseeable future. Dealing with the restrictions of a mobile app trying to interact with...
by MarsIsCobra
April 12th, 2017, 11:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

IslandCougGirl wrote:So stoked for you!! I thought about doing this but couldn't even manage Timberline Trail (have insomnia and sleeping is hard without meds).

ha! My best friends Ambien and Trazodone are both coming with me!
by MarsIsCobra
April 12th, 2017, 3:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

retired jerry wrote:who is shipping your resupply boxes?

can you feed back changes?
Ahh you know what you are doing :) Yes, my Mom and daughter are shipping for me. The boxes are not being sealed until shipped so we can modify diet as my appetite dictates :)
by MarsIsCobra
April 12th, 2017, 2:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

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First resupply package ships today. No turning back...
by MarsIsCobra
April 12th, 2017, 2:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

bushwhacker wrote:I think you are going to like that tent. Last year I got it's little brother, the Altaplex in the .74 green.

Best of luck on your adventure.
Hey thanks for your thoughts! I've been sleeping in it at least every other night. I've come to love the tent.
by MarsIsCobra
March 11th, 2017, 8:22 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

Hey Tim - give me a call when you get to Washington. We can then keep company for 1, 10 or 100 miles as you wish. Just make it to me... Ahhhh. Buddy is back! Hey boy! hey boy! gooooood buddddyyyy. Ohhhh look at that tail wag, I'm happy to see you too. Come on boy, let's go for a long walk on a trai...
by MarsIsCobra
March 9th, 2017, 8:33 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

What sort of pace are you hoping to set? I know you said roughly 5 months on the trail, but I was curious if you've got estimated mileages all planned out already, or if you're mostly going to be playing it by feel? Thanks for asking, I am using these planners below. With the snow this year, who kn...
by MarsIsCobra
March 8th, 2017, 11:08 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike



PCT thru-hike video #4. GEEKY gear review of the Zpacks Cuben Fiber Duplex tent. It will be my home for 150 days. It's a minimal, but very comfortable tent. I leave in 43 days.
by MarsIsCobra
March 6th, 2017, 7:18 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike

Here’s the third video, gear focused. Dehydrated food coming, should be fun. I leave in 45 days.



I leave in 45 days :shock: :shock: THANKS for all your kind words and thoughts.
by MarsIsCobra
February 28th, 2017, 5:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike
Replies: 34
Views: 5877

Re: Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Thru-Hike



MAPS
What do 2,650 miles of maps look like?

PCT 2017 Thru-Hike
Video #2 of many I am sure
THANKS for all your kind words and thoughts.