PCT Day 12: White Water Preserve /Oasis Hopping

Miles Hiked: 21.8 Total Mileage: 219.6 Once again I didn’t sleep the best last night. I was awake at 5am and on the trail by 5:30. The sun rose as I descended. The view of San Jacinto was majestic in the morning light. It’s crazy that the peak of the mountain is at 10,800 feetContinue reading “PCT Day 12: White Water Preserve /Oasis Hopping”

PCT Day 3: The giant pine cones

Miles Hiked: 21.6 Total Milage: 63.7 Luke and I left the hostel around 6am this morning. The morning air was very cool and “town” was completely quiet as we walked thru it to get back on the trail. According to Guthook, the population of Mt. Laguna is 60 people. As we passed through a campgroundContinue reading “PCT Day 3: The giant pine cones”

PCT Day 1: Objectively Pleasant

Miles Hiked: 20.2 Total Milage 20.2 This morning I woke up at 5am in a massive tent at Scout and Frodo’s house. They are two legendary trail angels who live in San Diego and host hikers at their home before dropping them off at the Mexico Border to start their hikes. Scout wrote a bookContinue reading “PCT Day 1: Objectively Pleasant”

The Gear, the Flight and All the things…

I am sitting in a hotel room right outside the Atlanta Airport at the moment writing this. I just went through my gear for the last time and took photos of it all. I procrastinated way too much to get a picture of it all at once so I took individual photos with way moreContinue reading “The Gear, the Flight and All the things…”