Category Archives: Pre-trip: PCT 2013

Ready for the border!

So its been a few days back home and it has been busy busy but also a nice and restful. I figured I would update on how I’m getting ready to the next leg of my trip. I jus finished … Continue reading

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Anyone wanna hike with me from Whitewater to Big Bear?

I will be hiking this 3-4 day section around May 13th. I would LOVE to have someone join me 🙂 Big bear will be a good place for me to take a ‘zero’ day (no hiking) and for you to … Continue reading

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I’m going to Canada!!!

Got my Canada permit in the mail while I was gone! Woohoo! I will see you in September 🙂

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I’m in Mojave!

Made it to town this morning. I decided against walking the pavement (10 miles) and hitch hiking. Instead I called the tehachapi taxi service to come pick me up. There were a bunch of their business cards in the trail … Continue reading

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Pics from yesterday…last of leg 1 section e

Pic 1. Had to show my dirty shoes Pic 2. First on trail register. Gave me an unknown water cache location! Pic 3. Lots of pretty wildflowers in bloom. These may be sand verbna??? Pic 4. The best water cache … Continue reading

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Reached the end of this leg of PCT tonight!

Woohoo! I made it to oak creek by 7 tonight which means I did 17 miles today. I even got a really late start because I slept in due to being constantly woken by the ferocious winds last night. Thankfully … Continue reading

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Lots of wind today! Finished the aqueduct section. Thank goodness!

Will write more later but here’s a view of what most of my day looked like. It has been a constant strong wound gust all day and I hope my tent holds up! I am very sore and tired today. … Continue reading

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First zero day

So it looks like I’m taking a full zero here at hiker town today. I was gonna leave at noon but Bob says that’s not a good day idea and that mos ppl leave here at night if its hot … Continue reading

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Day 3 of my first leg on the pct!!

So I am first trail angel experience and its pretty awesome! I did 19 miles today and I’m pretty proud of myself. I told myself yesterday after having done only 12 mi that I would need to reach hikertown by … Continue reading

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Castaic lake Forest service lands almost to Lancaster!

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