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The Cactus Eaters: A story of adventure--and misadventure--on the Pacific Crest Trail

June 24, 2010, 9:40 am
The Cactus Eaters: How I Lost My Mind—and Almost Found Myself—on the Pacific Crest Trail chronicles author Dan White’s journey from Mexico to Canada on the famed National Scenic Trail. The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is the jewel in the crown of America’s scenic trails, spanning 2,650 miles through California, ...

Pacific Crest Trail reopened, despite fire

July 20, 2009, 1:57 pm
A temporary trail closure has been lifted for the Pacific Crest Trail in north-central Washington.A wildfire in the Pasayten Wilderness, about eight miles south of the U.S.-Canadian border, forced the National Park Service to close parts of the area. But park officials say fire growth has been limited, despite ...