Ridgecamp (1297.6) to Roadcamp (1330.3)
I wanted to make some miles today so an early start was prudent. I enjoy watching the sunrise. The morning hiking was mainly on ridge tops w...
Highway Camp (1269.7) to Ridgecamp (1297.6)
Frost and ice settled inside and outside my tent. I was freezing overnight. I was zipped tightly into my sleeping bag. Only my nose prot...
Dirt road (1237.1) to Highway camp (1269.7)
It was windy during the night. At least it was on the several occasions that I woke. It promised to be an exciting day. The last big hil...
Never Summer Wilderness (1212.9) to Dirt road (1237.1)
I was on trail rather early. I enjoyed the moments of solitude. Lucky caught up to me at the first water source about 4 miles from ...
Cabin Creek (1165.8) to Grand Lake (1194.9)
Hiking 14 hours yesterday was a great recipe for a good nights sleep. But I could not sleep in, I had almost 30 miles to make it to the to...
Highway 40 (1139.3) to Cabin Creek (1165.8)
I didn't sleep well. And I felt a bit down in the morning. I guess having my hiking buddy Crunchmaster leave the trail was the cause. Luckily t...
I70 (1113.7) to highway 40 (1139.3)
Sleeping next to the very busy interstate highway was never going to be a good idea. Neither Crunchmaster nor myself slept well. At least we had a nice...
Warden Gulch (1098.3) to I70 (1113.7)
I'm not sure when the rain stopped last night. Everything was wet in the morning. I was packed and hiking well before Lucky. It was several mil...
North Fork (1075) to Warden Gulch (1098.3)
I'm about half way through my hike. Time wise, not distance wise. I estimate I have another 77 days to go. Let's see if I'm right.
I slept well...