FYI: My Trail Journal

Find something you love and go after it! ~Jim Abbott Technology is amazing I am a thinkin’. It is quite incredible that I can actually […]

Let the Packing Begin!

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing. ~Stephen R. Covey, Living the Seven Habits, 1992 I have learned many things […]


The latest in the weather news is “fast snow melt, rising rivers, camp away from streams, and beware”. This is good news and bad for […]

Fellow Gearheads

We had the privilege to host overnight, Yellowstone and Skyward, Pacific Crest Trail hikers. They were passing through Tehachapi and needed rides, clothes washing, a […]

My New Friend

This entire entry was created on my buddy the i Phone. Even the photos were shot with the phone camera with a little help from […]

PCT Gear List and Hiking Solo

“Sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”   ~ Lewis Carroll So… two questions usually flow out individuals after hearing that […]

GAS and the PCT

“I knew that if you look after the ounces the pounds look after themselves” Colin Fletcher, The Thousand Mile Summer It is about time to […]