Day 52, 750.8 to 767.8 Crabtree Meadows

5/31/18 I think today was an altitude adjustment as I really felt sluggish and out of energy all day. It could just be a symptom of being in town but Lone Pine is 3737ft, Chicken Spring Lake is at 11,220ft and today ended at 10,643 at Crabtree Meadows. As we arrived Henry and Morgan were … Continue reading Day 52, 750.8 to 767.8 Crabtree Meadows

Day 51, Back to trail from Lone Pine. 745.3 Trail Pass junction to Chicken Spring Lake 750.8

Here I am trying my best to be attractive to potential rides. I think Zina behind me will do a better job. We stood here for at least half an hour and I was getting impatient. I decided to walk further out of town to narrow down the traffic going in the direction I needed … Continue reading Day 51, Back to trail from Lone Pine. 745.3 Trail Pass junction to Chicken Spring Lake 750.8

Day 48, Nero at Kennedy Meadows 702 to 712.6 tentsite

This morning we had breakfast at Grumpy Bears Retreat about 3 miles away from the Kennedy Meadows general store. There was a guy giving rides in his truck shuttling us over there. It was busy and breakfast was close to an hour wait after placing the order. Big line for breakfast at Grumpy Bears Retreat. … Continue reading Day 48, Nero at Kennedy Meadows 702 to 712.6 tentsite

Day 44, 644, partial resupply in Lake Isabella to 653.4

Today would be a short 7mile hike to Walker Pass and a 45 minute hitch into Lake Isabella. I hadn't intended to detour but I'm finding more hunger within me now so my food supply would be borderline to reach Lone Pine another 90miles away. Kennedy Meadows general store at 50 miles away didn't seem … Continue reading Day 44, 644, partial resupply in Lake Isabella to 653.4