In case you haven’t been following, I’ve been wanting to go backpacking on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) for years. This summer, it actually made the calandar, my hiking buddy didn’t bail on me, we are one day out from …

Hiker is to backpacker what jogger is to marathoner. Hiker is to backpacker what boy scout it to marine. Hiker is to backpacker what babysitter is to the octo-mom. Okay, so maybe I’ve exaggerated a bit. But I’m still uber …