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PCT Planning Part I - General Timeline

Updated: Aug 21, 2018


August 2018

-Hike, Hike, Hike!


September 2018


October 2018


November 2018

November 1: Permit applications available (based on 2018 season application date)


December 2018


January 2019


February 2019

-All gear should by finalized by now


March 2019

-Look into health insurance options

-Get passport

-Make travel wallet with laminated emergency contacts/medical info/anything I need in case my phone dies


April 2019

-Cancel any recurrent charges (Car insurance, subscriptions, etc.)

-Set up a Paypal/Venmo/Zelle account

-Buy any resupply items (Food, extra trail runners, multivitamins, bars, etc)

-Prep bedroom with resupply boxes and detailed instructions/inventory lists

-Quit job


May 2019

May 1: Update all maps and logistics info in iCloud Drive

May 17: UC Berkeley Final Exams end

May 18: UC Berkeley Commencement (Graduation)

May 21: Start date (permits pending)


June 2019

June 15: Ray Day - Historically the best day to leave Kennedy Meadows


July 2019


August 2019


September 2019


October 2019


November 2019

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MILES HIKED:

 2018:  302.6 miles

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