Day 130: “Easy” Day

8/30/17 21.1 miles 2619.5 During breakfast JD told us of his successful toe knife job he performed last night. He explained that he lifted the ingrown toenail up to see how ingrown it was and then let it fall back into place. J.D has the 2nd to worst feet I’ve seen on trail, losing out […]

Day 128: The Razor’s Edge

8-29-17, PCT mile 2598.4, 25.8 miles I woke up with a painful pressure in my lower abdomen. It was the middle of the night. I didn’t check the time, doing so would have woken Sarah who sleeps like a chihuahua in a lions den, but I knew it was too early to make it until […]

Day 127: Will Walk for Cinnamon Rolls

8/28/17 3.2 miles PCT mile I think we slept in I can’t remember though. Peanut was already packed up and heading into Stehekin. I wondered what the hurry was but we got up too and made the walk into town. The one redeeming factor about Stehekin is that they offer free camping. You do however […]

Ups and Downs

8-25-17, PCT mile 2518.3, 27.3 miles Last night, as we huddled around our jetboils in our puffy jackets in the bitter cold, we all said what our greatest fears were. I don’t know who’s idea this was, Agame probably. My fear was simple: death. Other’s  fears were not so obvious. The most glaring example was […]

Day 123: High on Huckleberries

8/24/17 26.0 miles PCT mile 2491.0 Last night was banquet night and it tuned out it to be kind of a flop. I wasn’t interested in drinking the beer I brought and J.D and Fluffy came in late as they were waiting for their clothes to dry in a broken dryer. We did have a […]