Category Archives: PCT 2013: Oregon

Ollalie Lake, all day rain, mushrooms galore! Mile 2074

August 25 mile 2047 to 2074 = 27 miles -Ollalie Lake store – coffee and muffin stop this morning with Teton, B and M, Five Star – raining slightly – rained all day today – thunderstorm – hiked very fast … Continue reading

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Oregon thunderstorms are scary! Rockpile Lake, new friends, and huckleberries galore! mile 2022

Ending the day with a superb campsite and good company! Woo who! [Friday, August 23 mile 1998-2022-Rockpile Lake] No rain today, just clouds and cool weather and a bit of wind tonight. Nothing too uncomfortable, thank goodness. Last night was kind … Continue reading

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Sisters Wilderness and Bend, Oregon

Tonight is magical. [Tuesday, August 20 7:30 AM to 6:15 PM mile 1098 – 1970] I am camping below the South sister and she is beautiful!  So magnificent. A red-topped rounded and curved mountain with a few glacier patches, so magnificent. Great … Continue reading

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North from Maidu Lake to Three Sisters Wilderness

 Today sucked, (Saturday, August 17  7:30 AM to 8 PM,  PCT mile 1871  – OST [(Oregon Skyline Trail] mile 15.9 = around 29 miles) my feet hurt so bad I almost wanted to cry but I had to keep walking. It’s … Continue reading

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Crater Lake to Maidu Lake, Georgeous

August 15, Thursday,  Mom’s birthday – 66 years old – and Crater Lake national Park! Woo hoo! Today was one of those surreal, fabulous days and just flew by! I cannot believe I am spending the night in Crater Lake … Continue reading

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Enroute to Crater Lake: Magic at Lake of the Woods and Lava Rock

August 13, Tuesday.  Great evening last night!  Night two of Taylors’ trail magic 🙂   Joan and Rob and Kathy Kelley invited me over to Kathy’s cabin in Lake of the woods for dinner, sleepover and breakfast!  And a ride … Continue reading

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Time Warp: Ashland!

 August 11,  Sunday   Half day  to Ashland! 12 PM to 8 PM mile 1728 to mile 174 7   19 miles, not too shabby for a half day 🙂 – hiked alone although passed three people, 2 of whom … Continue reading

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Ramona Falls, just outside Timberline lodge

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Just walked under tunnel fall!!

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Cool mural under the bridge

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