PCT: Day 1

Border of Mexico & US at PCT terminus

It’s hard to believe that we’re here, on our PCT journey. So much planning, preparation and a massive amount of nerves have all collided into a sweaty, stinky mess.

Today I focused on starting the hike in the right mental zone. I listened to Yann Tiersen and enjoyed the scenery for the first few miles. Last night our host told us that we are living the adventure that so many folks only dream of. We are now the hero’s in our own life stories.

I’ll let that thought percolate in my mind for a spell.

We just snapped this picture after eating dinner. Time to rest, we have many miles to travel on this grand PCT adventure.

Sitting on a rock at the end of day one we ponder what we've gotten ourselves into with our PCT trek.
PCT Day 1



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