Between A To B



"Between A to B" is a 10-part podcast travel series produced and edited by Josh "Byline" Ellerbrock as he hikes the 2,600+ miles of the Pacific Crest Trail, or PCT. First official episode releases April 16, 2017.


  • The Final Episode: Part 2

    The Final Episode: Part 2

    05/10/2017 Duración: 19min

    Host Josh Ellerbrock discusses the transformational experiences of a Pacific Crest Trail journey with one last group of hikers. This final set of interviews rounds out the 6-month long project of "Between A to B" (THANKS FOR LISTENING!)

  • The Final Episode

    The Final Episode

    15/09/2017 Duración: 23min

    In the second to last episode, your host, Josh Ellerbrock, discusses his last steps in Washington and preps the audience for the final bout of interviews.

  • My Fellow Creatures

    My Fellow Creatures

    10/08/2017 Duración: 38min

    Bears, mountain lions and rattlesnakes may be the stars behind interesting animal encounters, but Pacific Crest Trail hikers know the full story, which they discuss with our host, Josh Ellerbrock, in the 8th episode of Between A to B. 

  • Cool Story, Bruh

    Cool Story, Bruh

    02/08/2017 Duración: 36min

    Your host, Josh Ellerbrock, finally reaches Oregon, discusses the strange political scene, curses mosquitoes and mediates a forum dedicated to the art of finding yourself on the Pacific Crest Trail in this, the 7th, episode of "Between A to B".

  • Pissing on the Side of the Road

    Pissing on the Side of the Road

    13/07/2017 Duración: 37min

    Hiker norms regarding appearance, hygiene and interaction often eliminate some of the class boundaries erected by society, and for the most part, Pacific Crest Trail hikers find the result to be more comfortable and authentic than anything found back home. Episode 6 explores the topic.

  • Hello Silence, My Old Friend

    Hello Silence, My Old Friend

    29/06/2017 Duración: 31min

    In this episode, host Josh Ellerbrock relays the last two weeks of his Pacific Crest Trail journey and interviews a few hikers about the headroom they free up due to the emptiness of true silence found on the trail.

  • K.I.S.S. (Keep It Simple, Sonny)

    K.I.S.S. (Keep It Simple, Sonny)

    14/06/2017 Duración: 32min

    In the fourth episode of Between A to B, host Josh Ellerbrock ends up hiking 100 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail in the high Sierras, a white land of ancient pines and frozen lakes, while talking to a number of fellow thruhikers about the special simplified mindset that comes with a 60-hour work week of unadulterated backpacking.

  • Civilization Is My Drug

    Civilization Is My Drug

    15/05/2017 Duración: 31min

    In the third episode of Between A to B, Host Josh Ellerbrock explores the twin yet opposite desires that every long distance hiker knows well—the need to be in the wilderness and the cravings that pull hikers back to civilization. 

  • Its My Body, and Ill Cry if I Want To

    It's My Body, and I'll Cry if I Want To

    01/05/2017 Duración: 28min

    The Pacific Crest Trail is, more than anything, a physical experience. Interviews with fellow thru-hikers reveal how the physical rigors of the trail both repel and attract those dedicated to walking its 2,650 miles. 

  • Pretty Okay Expectations

    Pretty Okay Expectations

    17/04/2017 Duración: 34min

    The first episode of Between A to B releases a week after the show's host/producer, Josh Ellerbrock, began the Pacific Crest Trail, a 2,650 mile trail on the western seaboard of the continental United States. Recorded and produced while on the trail, the first episode covers the first 100 miles and features interviews with some of the his fellow hikers.

  • An Attempt at Why

    An Attempt at Why

    22/03/2017 Duración: 06min

    Between A to B's host, Josh Ellerbrock, tries to give an answer to the question he is asked the most about his upcoming podcast: "Why are you hiking the PCT?"

  • The Deets

    The Deets

    13/03/2017 Duración: 10min

    With the start of my Pacific Crest Trail hike looming closer, this minicast covers how Between A to B podcasts will be structured and gives summaries of each upcoming episode. Kickstarter link HERE. 

  • Chasing the Sunrise

    Chasing the Sunrise

    06/03/2017 Duración: 14min

    A 22-hour car ride across the country brings out the "weird" in our host as he begins the next phase in his journey to hike the Pacific Crest Trail.

  • A Listicle a Day Keeps Listeners Away

    A Listicle a Day Keeps Listeners Away

    21/02/2017 Duración: 06min

    In this episode, the host gives a tongue-in-cheek listicle to help hiker gearheads, which includes some items rarely talked about by thousands of other content creators.

  • Ears, Ankles, Knees and Toes

    Ears, Ankles, Knees and Toes

    21/02/2017 Duración: 13min

    In this minicast, the physical challenge of hiking the Pacific Crest Trail is explored through an interview with a physical therapist who happens to be the host's sister. An additional section explains how a thru-hike can be an auditory experience.

  • The Mother-Sode

    The Mother-Sode

    21/02/2017 Duración: 07min

    The second episode of Before A to B features the host's mother talking about the challenges of knowing her son sleeps in a tent surrounded by potential dangers while hiking the Pacific Crest Trail.

  • Goodbye to Taco

    Goodbye to Taco

    21/02/2017 Duración: 06min

    A mini-podcast created as the prologue to the upcoming travel podcast series: Between A to B. This piece relays how your host must say goodbye to some of the delicacies that will be unavailable during his hike on the Pacific Crest Trail, or PCT.