Author Archives: Stephanie Plunkett

About Stephanie Plunkett

Stephanie Plunkett is the Development Assistant for the PCTA. She has been working in the outdoor industry since 2003 and is devoted to environmental causes and helping people learn new skills in the outdoors.

REI sponsorship brings renewal to damaged Pacific Crest Trail in Southern California

ACE crew members move a big boulder in the Mountain Fire burn area.

Repairing and reopening the Pacific Crest Trail after a wildfire can take a lot of time and hard work. In the aftermath of a large fire, burned trees can be in danger of falling, making it unsafe for both hikers and repair crews. Vegetation and roots can burn away, leaving ... Read more “REI sponsorship brings renewal to damaged Pacific Crest Trail in Southern California”