CA: On 50th anniversary of Pacific Crest Trail, volunteers make their mark

TEHACHAPI, Calif. — For the last 50 years, the Pacific Crest Trail, which runs through eastern Kern County, has been a testament to the natural beauty of the western United States.

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the trail, the Bakersfield office of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management will host a friendly “work weekend” at a portion of the trail near Ridgecrest to allow the public to help maintain the path in that area.

“This is a special occasion that we want to mark,” said Brie Chartier, an outdoor recreation planner at the Bureau of Land Management.

Read the full story from Tehachapi News.

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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