PCT 2018: Back to the Trail

Dateline: Kennedy Meadows Campground, Lone Pine, CA (20180716)

It has been a while, but I’m headed back to the trail.  The PCT has been calling.  Or maybe those are just the voices in my head.  I’m headed into the Sierras and there is little cellular coverage and Wi-Fi is rare.  So, you’ll have to wait for video and pictures, but you can keep track of my progress at Find Rob.

Fair winds

Cruising on a Sailboat vs. Backpacking – Is there really a difference?

Sailing vs Backpacking

Dateline: Vista, CA (20180614)

Although I’ve been a sailor since I was 13 and a backpacker since I was around 20, it’s only when I started planning this trip to hike the Pacific Crest Trail that I’ve realized the strong similarities between these two activities.  There are some differences, but many are differences only in magnitude, not requirements.  Are they truly the same?  You be the judge.

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