RT Part 10: Driving East

Oct 7 Auburn, CA I woke up in the middle of the night and my legs didn’t hurt too bad. I laid comfortably in the hotel bed for awhile then I got up to walk to the bathroom. Once I stood up my legs felt like they were put through a garbage disposal. I hobbled … Continue reading RT Part 10: Driving East

Canada!

Day 130     9/6/17   16 miles So last night, before going back to the trail, a bunch of us went out to eat at the Mexican place in town and I have to say it wasn't the best burrito I've ever had. The portions were good but then they covered it in like … Continue reading Canada!

Encampment, WY

Day 72     7/10     Zero miles I spent the day in Steamboat relaxing, running errands, eating and not hiking. It was really nice. I'm not a big fan of taking zeroes because they're just unproductive and 2 nights in town get expensive but Queen B and I have both been feeling pretty … Continue reading Encampment, WY

Steamboat Springs, CO

Day 68     7/6     29 miles  This morning we walked from the campground for a little over a mile until we rejoined the trail in downtown Grand Lake where we proceeded to crush a huge breakfast before moving on. GL is either within Rocky Mountain National Park or right on the edge … Continue reading Steamboat Springs, CO

Grand Lake, CO

Day 65     7/3     10 miles It was nice to be in no hurry at all this morning and I slept in a couple hours. QB and I grabbed breakfast at a restaurant near the hotel and I went for the Denver omelette scramble plus a pancake. Then we went across the … Continue reading Grand Lake, CO

Breckinridge, CO

Day 57     6/25     10 miles Last night Cheese and Jabba drove down from Denver and met me and Queen B in Leadville. We ate tons of Chinese food before leaving town then headed towards the south trailhead of Mt Elbert to camp. We started on the trail going up Elbert at … Continue reading Breckinridge, CO

Leadville, CO

Day 51     6/19     10 miles  So everything went pretty smooth yesterday. The pilot landed in Denver We caught up with Cheese, and some of his friends for lunch including Grundlehammer who I first met on the PCT in '15. Queen B and I then walked all over downtown Denver, watched some … Continue reading Leadville, CO