Monthly Archives: July 2013

On the way to Mt Shasta

Hello, it is Monday, July 29th; it’s about four o’clock in the afternoon.  I’m actually hiking right now.  Thought I would change it up.  [this entry is voicemail] And … I’ve been hiking in the green tunnel pretty much all day … Continue reading

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Views of Mt Shasta!

Saturday July 27  It’s 7:40 pm and I’m at my camp site I did really well picking this campsite because I think it’s the most stellar view I think I’ve ever had on the PCT and I have a great … Continue reading

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Halfway!

July 21  Today was pretty great Halfway at 5pmOnly hours behind osprey and someday1pint and gdub dramaRan into Chosen 1 messengerOff trail springsHotDirty!Camped at soldier creek with 5 sectioners and same group from last nightGreat views of lassenAlmost missed a … Continue reading

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Buck’s Lake and toward Chester

Buck’s Lake to the Braaatens/Belden Town 7/19  1265 – 1289 = 24 miles – Easy, very pretty first half of day.  Gentle climb, great vast views of Lassen National Forest – First cell reception point on crest in about a … Continue reading

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More Sierra City Happenings

July 15-sierra city red moose inn Toots mcgoots birthday today. Aloha her husband came to throw her a party at red moose inn. There were about 15 hikers here tonight. All cool people. Finally met folks I’ve been hearing about, … Continue reading

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To Sierra City and Beyond

Sunday 7/15 Today was not so fun.  I pushed myself a bit too hard.  I wanted to see what more mileage felt like, and get all the way into Sierra City before nightfall.  Well, I did make it into town … Continue reading

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Made it to mile 1506 today—in dunsmuir cleaning up

Well I made it dunsmuir! I originally wanted to get to the town of mt Shasta but I got offered a ride here instead so I took it in an effort to save some time (hitching is a lot of … Continue reading

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Retrospective: Echo Lake to Donner with Dawn

Saturday 7/13    mile 1155 -1169 = 14 miles  start 10:30 am – 6pm 8:30pm Just got done eating dinner at my campsite with Nick/Kenobi (Pct hiker I met day 1 and again at Warner Springs w/ Frazier, and Paradise … Continue reading

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Hat creek rim!

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Made it to Burney! Mile 1415, Infamous Hat Creek Rim

Got into Burney, ca today around 2pm. Made it to the hwy at 1241pm but had to spend 45mins hitching before a nice local woman gave me and another hiker namedRazor a ride to town (7.5 miles). I had to … Continue reading

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