October 21, 2016

Ride for the Border: Gillian Larson’s Pacific Crest Trail Adventure

 On September 21, Topanga native Gillian Larson finished her second complete journey on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) with her quarter horse mare, Shyla, riding 2,660 miles from the Mexican border near Campo, California, to Manning Park, British Columbia. It was the culmination of two years’ planning that began immediately after her first PCT thru-ride. Although 1,500 hikers yearly attempt the entire PCT, only a handful… [Read More...]