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Peter Dascalos (leader)
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Event Name ADZPCTKO 2006
Event Date/Time 4/28/2006 N/A to 4/30/2006 N/A
Location in ORANGE, CA
Event Type Backpacking, Hiking, Camping
Event Description


Annual Day Zero Pacific Crest Trail Kick Off (ADZPCTKO) is a low key gathering of present section and thru-hikers, past thru-hikers, ancient thru-hikers, trail angels, supporters, and aspiring section- and thru-hikers. 2006 marks the eighth ADZPCTKO.

Come to one day or stay all three. By joining here you are just showing the ODC contingent that will be at ADZPCTKO. To register for this event you must go to the registration page at and sign up there to get a spot at Lake Morena County Park (along the PCT about 20 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border).

When: April 28-30, 2006, with the main event on Saturday, April 29

Here are just a couple of things that will be going on:

Leave No Trace techniques
PCT history
Mountain lion awareness and safety
How to use an ice ax
First aid and sun protection
Thru hiking and basic mountaineering skills
West Coast premiere of Still Walking, the new PCT film from Scott "Squatch" Herriott