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Gorilla Ultralight Backpack - Gear Guide for Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

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Independence Post Office

  • Southern California
  • 36° 48'7.77"N 118° 11'59.23"W
  • 24 miles
  • Approximately 790 trail miles
  • No

Post Office

The post office is located at 101 South Edwards Street, and their phone number is (760) 878-2210.

Mailing Address

Your Name Here
c\o General Delivery
Independence, CA 93526

Camp Stove Fuels

  • Isobutane-Propane

Fuel can be found in both gas stations.

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Hiking Tips

Hiking Tip

Tips for Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Carry an External Battery

Carry an External Battery

Keep your devices charged with an external battery. This ultralight battery that weighs in at 6.4oz and will charge an iPhone 3.5 times.

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Tips for Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Bring a Mosquito Headnet

Bring a Mosquito Headnet

Did you pack a mosquito headnet? Seriously, don't leave home without it. It'll be your best friend as soon as you hit the Sierras.

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Gorilla Ultralight Backpack - Gear Guide for Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

Are you all set on gear for the Pacific Crest Trail? Check out our Ultimate Gear Guide for the PCT ->