Author Archives: Scott Wilkinson

About Scott Wilkinson

Scott Wilkinson is the PCTA’s Director of Communications and Marketing. A former professional musician, Scott has 20+ years of experience in almost every marketing role. Before joining the PCTA he was a marketing/creative director at West Virginia University and the University of Oregon. A serious outdoor addict, Scott is an experienced whitewater paddler, hang glider pilot, flyfisher, mountain biker, and (of course) hiker and backpacker.

Trail community gathers for PCTA’s 2017 annual meeting

The Pacific Crest Trail Association celebrated a record-setting 2016 on Saturday as members, donors, volunteers, board members, staff and agency and business partners gathered in Sacramento, Calif. for its annual meeting and open house.

More than 120 people attended the event at the PCTA’s headquarters, where Board Chair John Crawford ... Read more

Thru-hiker advocates wanted to promote stewardship of the PCT

P3: Protect, Preserve, and Promote

Washington’s Pasayten Wilderness – photo by Andy Porter

NOTE: Applications for this year’s P3 Program are now closed. Interest in the program was high, and we’ve selected ten hikers for this year’s program who we’ll introduce shortly—stay tuned to our Facebook page and main Blog page!

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Photo by: Nathaniel Middleton