Author Archives: Liz Bergeron

About Liz Bergeron

Liz Bergeron has served as the Executive Director and CEO of the Pacific Crest Trail Association since 2001. When she’s not working diligently to protect, preserve and promote the PCT, you may find her taking long walks in her neighborhood, day hiking on a local trail or introducing new hikers to the PCT.

Planning is crucial – for a hike and for the future of the PCT

The PCTA Board of Directors recently updated the Association’s 2014-2017 Strategic Plan. The following column by Liz Bergeron, PCTA Executive Director and CEO, appears in the Fall 2015 edition of the PCT Communicator magazine.

The hardest part of my long-distance hikes is finding time to plan. But it’s no ... Read more

Revisiting a banner 2014 for the Pacific Crest Trail

You made 2014 one of the best years ever for the trail.

On Saturday, April 11, PCT members, volunteers, partners and supporters gathered in Sacramento, Calif. for our annual meeting and open house. We recapped the year’s successes and challenges, socialized, shared trail news, and recognized your hard work and ... Read more