• Nick Seaton

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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 2018:  302.6 miles

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