PNCE is hosting a walking challenge exclusive to members of ACEC Oregon and ACEC Washington

Please join us in a virtual walk of the Pacific Crest Trail. Your goal is for each of your team members to walk 7,500 steps/day during the challenge, from June 15, 2020 through July 31, 2020.


352,500 steps. How is this calculated? 7,500 steps per day, over 47 days.

About your Hike:

This extensive hiking trail goes from the U.S. - Mexico border all the way to the U.S. – Canadian border. During this challenge, you will see and experience the west as few have. You will trek through the glorious Sierra Nevada’s and Cascade Mountain Range and visit some incredible national parks such as Yosemite and Crater Lake just to name a couple. After this challenge, you will have most definitely earned your hiking badge. See you on the trail.

At Stake:

The winning team will earn a $500 for their charity of choice. Plus we will have weekly prizes and raffles for active teams and participants. Make sure to complete the question section of the registration page so that can share ideas for rewards that motivate you.

Challenge Type:

This is a team challenge. Create your own team of 5 (minimum) to 25 (maximum) walkers or email Mary Green at to join her team.

Possible Team Names:

  • Canada or Bust!
  • The hills are alive with the sound of walking
  • Wandering Walkers
  • Miles and Smiles