Monthly Archives: May 2013

Made it to Wrightwood yesterday (5/21/13)–General Update

Hello All! I got into Wrightwood yesterday around 330 pm, as expected. I had tried to push the miles hard, so that I would arrive by noon, but that did not work. Too much pushing, and my body sure felt … Continue reading

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Notes from Mission Creek Trl Camp to ??

5/15/13 (Transcribed from handwritten notes) Today was much easier than yesterday, although still hard due to being knocked to hell yesterday. I think I got so tired and worn from the heat and climb up into the mountains that my … Continue reading

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Full notes: Whitewater – Mission Cr Trail Camp

[transcribed from Jamie’s full handwritten notes] Tuesday 5/14/13 Start: Whitewater Preserve, mile 218 End: Mission Springs Trail Camp mile 239.9 Total mileage today: 21.9 miles! Today was a hard day for me. The 1st half, not so bad — walked … Continue reading

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Big Juniper trees! I think…

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Made it to big bear!

Just made it into big bear lake and the first thing I am doing is eating! I got a ride into to town from a trail angel named papa smurf along with 2 other hikers. Man it sure is a … Continue reading

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Second Zero day at Whitewater

Today is all about organizing and planning for the next legs of my adventure. I decided it would be easiest to just plan from here to the end of the sierras (lake tahoe) because I plan on flying home for … Continue reading

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Made it home to Whitewater! Day 14 on the PCT

Well, we made it to our house in Whitewater at around 11am this morning. That makes 220 miles for me, and 170 miles for Frazier on the Pacific Crest Trail. WOO HOO!! I feel good too! I definitely feel stronger … Continue reading

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Jamie’s trail name(s) and other notes from Warner Springs

I got re-named “Triple Deuce” because during a conversation about shitting in the woods, I mentioned it has been easier for me to poop on the trail than at home.  So much, I went 3 times in one day.  So, … Continue reading

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My new kicks for the trail: montrail badrocks!

My Nike runners are pretty much worn out by this point on the trail so I found some great trail runners at nomads in idyllwild (one of the best outdoor gear shops in cal) on sale for $70! Great deal. … Continue reading

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Sat. morning 5/4/13

We are at Monty’s house, resting.  We just had an amazing night of trail magic here.  We arrived in Warner Springs yesterday with out new hiking pal Partick at around 12/30 pm.  We went straight to the post office and … Continue reading

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