Category Archives: PCT 2013: Nor. CA

Time warp: Last Days on Calif PCT

Tuesday 8/6 mile 1530 to 1555 [think Jamie may have meant 1630 to 1655]  (Grider Creek Campground) 25 miles  7:30am-7:30pm – super hungry all day, ate double snacks and still hungry – warm and muggy all day, especially at end … Continue reading

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Time Warp Again … North from Etna

Monday 8/5 9:36 PM  I just finished dinner and am settling into my tent for the night and eating my dessert, a snickers bar. What a day! I left Etna this morning at 10 am After breakfast at the mom … Continue reading

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Pct road walk to Seiad valley: Klamath river bridge

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Made it to Seiad valley with no threat of fire :) mile 1662

Safe and sound in Seiad valley. Last town stop in ca!!!!!! Woohoo! 2 days to Ashland Oregon! In the cafe having a blackberry milkshake with beevo/sharkey and brad and Melissa 🙂 good times! Now onto a 6000 ft climb out … Continue reading

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Made it to Etna! Mile 1606

Made it into Etna this morning. Found a ride in with burrito grande, brad and Melissa, and rock steady. We found a fire guy at the road giving info about the nearby fire in marble mtns. He said the trail … Continue reading

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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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