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Young, female and eager to cut

By Mary Anne Chute Lynch

Ever hear a metallic, light pinging, “sssccchhh-wing-ing” sound? Crosscut sawyers know what it means.

“Sawyers love nothing more than to cut up some logs and remove them from the trail,” sawyer Maggie Ballew said.

Joan Napolitano helped remove 100 logs last year from 11 miles ... Read more

Thru-hiking the inner workings of the PCTA

By Sean McNeal, PCTA GIS Intern, summer 2017

Opportunities are often few and far between in life. Some folks are terrified by them while others enthralled.

However, my recent chance to work as a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) intern for the Pacific Crest Trail Association allowed me to learn about ... Read more