7:00 pm Featured Speakers:
Heather Anderson, Pacific Crest Trail Self-Supported Fastest Time
Just before midnight on Aug. 7, Anderson completed the 2,655-mile PCT in 60 days, 17 hours and 12 minutes. Anderson is an ultramarathon runner and hiker who lives in Bellingham, and goes by the trail name “Anish” when she’s on a trek.
Filmed at the 2014 Recreation Northwest EXPO.
ESPN.com Endurance Sports – Records set on Pacific Crest Trail
High Country News – Woman breaks an all-time fastest Pacific Crest Trail record
Backpacker – A Ghost Among Us.
Todd Elsworth is one of the many “Mossy-haired lunatics roaming the dripping peninsulas”, described in “I’m Here for the Weather” by Tom Robbins. As executive director, he works to fulfill our mission to teach the health benefits of nature, promote outdoor recreation, and steward the places where we play.