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Pacific Crest Trail Snow Travel Basics

Pacific Crest Trail Snowcups

The following is information was provided by Ned Tibbits, of Mountain Education, a leading snow school for PCT thru hikers and backpackers alike.  Yearly weather patterns in regard to snow on the PCT determine how much snow thru-hikers will PCT Snow Travel Basics Over-snow navigation can be challenging, especially below tree line! Slip-and-falls are common on […]