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If the Trans-Catalina Trail is your first backpacking trip and you’re starting from scratch on purchasing gear, you’re probably already up to your elbows in YouTube videos about what to pack for a thru-hike. Chances are, the videos you’re watching were created by someone who’s done the Appalachian Trail or Pacific Crest Trail or another continue reading…

Good things take time, and planning/booking a hike across the Trans-Catalina Trail is no exception. There are currently several steps you need to follow, and the last two times we did this trip we could have saved some money. This post will serve as a one-stop shop for the logistics of planning/booking your trip on continue reading…