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

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Truckee Post Office

  • Central California
  • 39° 19'13.67"N 120° 12'31.27"W
  • 8 miles
  • Approximately 1159 trail miles
  • Yes

Post Office

The post office is located at 11421 Deerfield Drive, and the phone number is (530) 587-4835.

Mailing Address

Your Name Here
c\o General Delivery
Truckee, CA 96161-0506

Camp Stove Fuels

  • Isobutane-Propane

Fuel can be found at the Sports Exchange downtown, directly across the railroad tracks from the Amtrak station.

Other Info

See Pooh Corner resupply point for info on getting a free ride to and from the trail.

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Tips for Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Add Powdered Butter to Meals

Add Powdered Butter to Meals

Powdered butter is a great way to add calories to your meal. It comes in at a whopping 425 calories per ounce, which makes it one of the most calorie-dense foods you can bring.

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Tips for Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Nut Butter That Isn't Messy

Nut Butter That Isn't Messy

Nut butters are a fantastic source of calories and protein for their weight. Make your life easier by getting some in a no-mess package, and change it up with Almond, Peanut, Cashew, or Sunflower butter.

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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 ->