Author: ThatTallDave

Scenic Views and Ice Rocks

Scenic Views and Ice Rocks

August 1st started out as one hot day.  There was a heat warning in effect, and the temperature rose to 103.  Ran into some hikers I met before the Sierras at a water source.  Always fun to catch up with others and see how their hike is going.  The views during the day were pretty … Continue reading Scenic Views and Ice Rocks

Hiker Bridges and Sunsets

Hiker Bridges and Sunsets

It took a bit longer than I wanted to cook breakfast this morning, but it was delicious.  I made a scramble out of the eggs, potatoes, and sausage I got from the day before.  I munched on the cherries and had coffee while patiently cooking my meal.  After such a great start to the day … Continue reading Hiker Bridges and Sunsets

Wind Blows

Hello everyone!  It's been a busy 6 weeks since my last post.  I've really been absorbed with this amazing journey I've been on.  Long hiking mile days, record heat waves, broken gear with unforeseen time off trail, hail storms, bear sighting, etc.  If you are on Facebook with me you've been able to see some … Continue reading Wind Blows

500

Today was going to be a good day. I started off from Sawtooth Campground in a great mood. Today I was crossing mile 500! There were several markers, but this one was the 'official' one. ( which incidentally wasn't accurate anymore, lol ) I also have a video on my Video Page that has me … Continue reading 500