Are you interested in hiking the Pacific Crest Trail? Enjoy an afternoon of inspiration and invaluable tips.
Join Pacific Crest Trail thru-hiker and Only The Essential producer Colin Arisman as he shares lessons learned first hand from his 2668 mile, 5 month journey on the trail. Whether you are planning a day hike or a 2668 mile thru-hike, Arisman will introduce the basics necessary to have a safe and meaningful experience on the Pacific Crest Trail. Winter is the ideal time to prepare for your adventure on the trail this summer. Presentation will include a 5 minute sneak peek of Only The Essential and Q&A.
Topics will include:
- Thru-hiking tips & facts
- Ultra-light philosophy
- Gear discussion & demo
- Trip preparation & planning
- "Leave No Trace"
- Day hike & overnight trip suggestions
- Connecting with nature on the trail
$8 suggested donation - we want this class to be accesible to all and we hope that you'll help support our work.