Thru-hikers Ian Mangiardi and Andy Laub met doing the Appalachian Trail in Winter. In 2011 they trekked over 2,600 miles northbound on America’s Pacific Crest Trail in order to create a documentary that would show, first hand, Americas backcountry and its’ splendor.
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By the time they reached the Washington State border, Ian and Andy were falling apart physically. Their intense friendship in distress.
related – this season Joe McConaughy and at least 5 others are trying to set a new record time for the PCT by averaging 45+ miles per day, every day, for almost two months.