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Encore Fellows Tackle Tech Projects

By Mary Anne Chute Lynch

When Mitchi Haight drives from Sacramento, Calif., to her retreat home in Washington state, she passes a sign on the highway for the Pacific Crest Trail.

“I always want to get off,” and explore the trail, she said. For the last year, she’s been exploring ... Read more

How the federal government shutdown impacts the PCT

The federal government is open again. See here. 

Unfortunately, the shutdown’s effect on the PCT remains unclear. At PCTA, we share your disappointment over the situation.

In general, all buildings and gates that can be locked on public land – including bathrooms – are closed. However, critical safety personnel, such ... Read more

Photo by: Henrik Frederiksen