Month: June 2010

June 27 – Nero Day

… Let us run with patience the race that’s set before us. ~ Hebrews 12:1 Onyx Summit (San Bernardino Mountains) to 3 miles before Highway […]

June 24 – Summit Day

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. ~ John Muir Guitar Lake to Whitney Portal 19 miles WOW…WOW…WOW. Today was full of lots of […]

June 21 – Wildlife

Sometimes you need a sling shot. ~ Arrow Ridge below Olancha Peak to Diaz Meadow 15.6 miles Last night ONE lone, noisy, repetitive bird kept […]

June 20 – High Sierras

Crag Creek to Ridgeline below Olancha Peak 15.6 miles I am definitely in the high Sierras now. Today I enjoyed Beck and Monanche Meadows at […]

June 19 – Kennedy Meadows

Backpacking is the art of knowing what not to take. ~ Sheridan Anderson Manter Creek (in Domelands Wilderness) to Crag Creek (above Kennedy Meadows Campground) […]

June 18 – Laughter

I thank you God for the most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for […]

June 16 – Resupply

Zero Day So I have now met many hikers with names like Jolly Green Giant, Special 41, Thatch, AM, Pacer, Sticky Fingers, Brazil Nut, Borders, […]

June 15 – Solo Hiking

… trail dust is thicker’n blood ~ Louis L’Amour Bird Spring Pass to Walker Pass 20.8 miles Okay I lied I am dirtier than yesterday! […]