The Isla Way

Dufftown to Keith - 02/04/2022 13miles/1119ft ascent Laura and I resurrected our pre covid tradition of a late March/early April multi day hike last weekend. We had planned to head West to do the Dirty 30 route around the Glenelg Peninsula, a poor forecast and low snowline made us re-evaluate our plans. We shifted focus … Continue reading The Isla Way

Navigating the grief of a lost Pacific Crest Trail thru hike..

I remember exactly where I was when I realized I wouldn’t be hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) this year. I sat across from my boss discussing the impact COVID-19 would have on the business over the next few months. It was only beginning to dawn on us that lockdown was inevitable and that it could last 12 weeks … Continue reading Navigating the grief of a lost Pacific Crest Trail thru hike..