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

Our Trail Dirt Live event in Truckee was amazing

Liz Bergeron, right, and PCTA Annual Fund Manager Shari Hansen, left, present Peggy Porto with PCTA’s Lifetime Achievement Award.” Photo by: PCTA Director of Philanthropy Angie Williamson

More than 70 Pacific Crest Trail Association members, partners and volunteers attended Trail Dirt Live at the Cedar House Sport Hotel in Truckee, California on Friday, Oct. 21.

The PCTA marks its second year hosting this quarterly event along the trail and its continued success is truly inspiring. What a ... Read more

A great time at Trail Dirt Live in Portland

Liz Bergeron, left, and Regional Representative Dana Hendricks, right, congratulate Ed Wilson on being named Trail Maintainer of the Year for the Columbia Cascades region. Photo by Frank Gorshe.

The PCTA recognized two of its outstanding trail maintainers during the July 22 Trail Dirt Live event at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel. About 85 people attended to hear about the work you are doing to maintain and protect the trail.

The Regional Maintainer of the Year award went ... Read more

Photo by: Nathaniel Middleton