Author Archives: Lon "Halfmile" Cooper

About Lon "Halfmile" Cooper

Lon Cooper is a hiker, photographer, maker of Pacific Crest Trail maps, and volunteer blogger for the Pacific Crest Trail Association. He lives near San Diego, CA and is known as "Halfmile" on the PCT. Lon's other web sites include www.pctwater.com, www.pctmap.net, and www.lon.net.

Updated PCT Snow Information for August 1st

The weekly update of snow depth along the Pacific Crest Trail for August 1st.

These images are from the National Weather Service Snow Analyses showing August 1st data overlaid in Google Earth along with my PCT tracks.

To see the most current data yourself: download Google Earth, download my PCT ... Read more

Follow @PCTNews on Twitter

Be sure to follow our @PCTNews Twitter messages in the right-hand sidebar of this website (under the ad) or at http://twitter.com/pctnews or for mobile readers http://mobile.twitter.com/pctnews. A lot of important Pacific Crest Trail information is being sent via Twitter now.

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Updated PCT Snow Information for July 25th

The weekly update of snow depth along the Pacific Crest Trail for July 25th.

These images are from the National Weather Service Snow Analyses showing July 25th data overlaid in Google Earth along with my PCT tracks.

To see the most current data yourself: download Google Earth, download my PCT ... Read more