THE BEGINNING — Only 2,600 miles to go!
HIKER'S REUNION and party at the start of the Pacific Crest Trail allowed hikers to share adventures, tips and water sources.
THIS ARID landscape stretches for mile upon mile in the southern section of the PCT.
One of the many narrow, steep trails hikers negotiate on the PCT, lovingly carved out by trail angels.
A TIRED "K-2" takes a break along the trail.
STORMIN' NORMAN begins the San Bernardino Forest section of the trail.
Totem pole in downtown Idyllwild.