Dan’s Fitness & Training

Dan’s Fitness & Training Summary 2021: January 2021 Notes: Starting to do Yoga in the mornings virtually with a friend. Yoga is just beginner’s Yoga found on Youtube. Dog walking as a side-hustle is a 30-minute walk. Not super focused on doing long walks. Plenty of time for that. I will do some without the…

Future Bottleneck?

Taken from “The Trek” Follow them and subscribe for great Thru-hike content The application process for 2021 Pacific Crest Trail long-distance permits will not open as planned in October, the Pacific Crest Trail Association announced on its website on Tuesday, August 25. “Because of the ongoing pandemic, we don’t know whether it’ll be safe to hike or…

OCT/NOV 2020 Planning Notes

Working on Trail Notes & Trying To Calculate How Long It Will Take Us: Went to the dollar store and picked up some 2021 desk calendars to rip apart. Used April 1st as a starting date just to try and calculate each day on how far we might hike and where we would take a…

July 2020 Notes

The buying is slowing down as the bigger things are in front of us to purchase like a Tent, Sleeping Quilts, and Backpacks. Also, Chantal is in summer mode with working and like any 19-year-old girl… she is nose deep in friends. I’m committed to texting her daily asking if we can meet up to…

June 2020 Notes

As June starts, the mailman is still busy coming by the house. Dropping around $1,100 in May the purchases will slow down as we focus on saving for some bigger purchases like a Tent, lightweight backpack, and Sleeping Quilts. Below, will be filled out when more things make it’s way to use and also an…

May 2020 Notes

Cleaned up the website and started posting to our new Facebook Page that friends and family can like + follow to keep track of our planning and thru-hike. Ordered a rain jacket for myself + Chantal from The Last Hunt. (show above/below) Ordered a Sawyer Squeeze to clean our water we pull from streams and…

April 2020 Notes

The day this idea started… March 31, 2020 – I asked my Daughter If she would be interested to save up for and hike the Pacific Crest Trail. I asked her if I could show you many videos so I could keep asking her if she is still interested. Chantal and I finished watching the nine-chapter vlog. Elina…

Just launched… but not ready.

Just grabbed this domain for $1 that including hosting for a year. My daughter and I have been writing down things that we want to add to this blog to document our journey and the planning that we will do to get ready for this adventure. By having this blog, we might even inspire someone…

Become A Sponsor

For Companies / Products / Brands: As we start out planning this adventure… we are interested in working with brands, retailers, food manufacturers that want to help us + sponsor us. The channels that we are going to work on to gain ‘reach’ is our YouTube Channel and our Podcast that is distributed on many…