Monthly Archives: July 2014

Day 107 – 1500 mark

Day 107: (24.3 miles) mile 1481.4 – 1505.7 We started strong today knowing there would be a long climb but also a chance to make it to town. The  trail was thick and over grown with spots of poison oak … Continue reading

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Day 109 – Trifecta

Day 109: (17.2 miles) mole 1505.4 – 1522.6 Up early as usual and out the door. The plan was to get a large coffee at the coffee house and hitch a ride to the trail head. Being early morning the … Continue reading

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Day 106 – McCloud

Day 106: (20 miles) mile 1461.4 – 1481.4 Today we are trying for big miles so as to set ourselves up for a morning climb tomorrow rather than a late afternoon one in searing heat. The heat is once again … Continue reading

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Day 105 – Chewbacca

Day 105: ( 20 miles) mile 1441.44 – 1461.44 We awake to a cool morning.  It appears that we chose our campsite location well, for if we had gone another 100 feet we would already be baking in the heat … Continue reading

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Day 104 – w/ Donna

Day 104: (17.8 miles) mile 1423.6 – 1441.44 Alarm goes off and I assess how I’m feeling.  I’m not particularly hungry but I choke down an apple pie and a chocolate protein drink.  Seeing as both stayed put and I … Continue reading

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Burney Falls

Day 103: I awoke to drool factor 10 and had a cup of tea, then more Ginger ale.  I figured Paul would make it into Burney Falls State Park near around 9 or 10.  I went looking for him around … Continue reading

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Day 102 – Giardia

Today started extra early but not for the reasons it had previous mornings. As I’ve posted for the past week or so my stomach has been acting strange. Around 3 am I awoke with some severe stomach cramps and feeling … Continue reading

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