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An Extended Approach To the PCT on the PNT

What about all the snow? It’s a question PCT hopefuls this year can’t avoid.  NOBO, SOBO, or Whatever-BO, there is going to be snow persisting along the trail throughout the hiking season.  It is playing havoc with people’s start dates, and the effective window for successful thru-hikes is looking quite short this year. For me, it’s still #SOBOornogo.  But, my projected start date of June 17th is, well, unlikely to be a good idea.
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