The Pacific Crest Trail is stunningly beautiful. Every year thousands of fantastic photos are taken of the trail. Many of the pictures we’ll publish in 2015 will be selected from those entered in the PCTA’s annual photo contest.
Do you have photographs that would look great on the cover of ... Read more
Join us at the Wilderness Treasures Rendezvous – Celebrating 50 Golden Years in Red Bluff, Calif. The event will be held October 10-12 at Tehama District Fairgrounds.
Free and open to the public, it’ll be a fun weekend with a wide range of opportunities and perspectives on wilderness, including recreation, ... Read more
The Snohomish County Volunteer Search and Rescue Helicopter Rescue Team is an “all hazard” response team conducting 80+ missions a year throughout Washington state. Operating primarily on the northern end of the trail, they perform multiple rescues of PCT hikers each year. We deeply appreciate the work of the team ... Read more
Please read this important information about camping within North Casacdes National Park. It was provided by our partners, the wilderness rangers at North Cascades National Park. For general information, see the North Cascades National Park permit page and our PCT permit page.
Camps within the North Cascades National Park are ... Read more
This article about the challenges of recruiting volunteers in isolated areas first appeared in our members-only magazine, the PCT Communicator. Become a member. Sign up as a volunteer, and find projects, in our PCT volunteer center.
The setting was fabulous – Goat Rocks! – the food amazing, the project fulfilling. ... Read more
We are taking our news and information newsletter on the trail with us and we want you to come along.
Three times a year, PCTA will host a Friday evening event in different communities along the trail. It’s an opportunity to bring together local volunteers, members, and partners with PCTA ... Read more
We’d like to thank REI for their long-time financial and community support for our work protecting the Pacific Crest Trail. Their backing of our Trail Skills College program, PCTA’s outstanding and free volunteer training events, has been especially impactful.
Check out this cool GeoStory of the Pacific Crest Trail and ... Read more
PACIFIC CREST TRAIL ASSOCIATION
MT. HOOD CHAPTER
A CELEBRATION OF VOLUNTEERS POTLUCK BARBECUE
When: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Where: The Hoyt Arboretum, Stevens Pavilion in Portland, Oregon
Come let the Caretakers & Crew Leaders feed you! Meet new folks & catch up with trail crew friends.
We supply: hot dogs/bratwurst, ... Read more