Don on May 6th, 2014

Tuesday: (05/06) Mostly relaxed today. Lunch at Chili’s Restaurant. Quesadillas for me, fajitas for Lou and Dawn. Lou mad lasagna for dinner. Wednesday: (05/07) I made spam hash and eggs for breakfast which we enjoyed in the backyard. There were a few blackberries to sample from the vines. I did a little pruning of the arbor. if […]

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Don on May 5th, 2014

Monday: (05/05) We “enjoyed” the motel breakfast and hit the road to Big Bear City. Arriving at the Post Office in Big Bear City just after they opened at 0900, I picked up my bounce bucket and resupply box. Both, hopefully will be useful later. We then headed off down the hill through Lucerne valley […]

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Don on May 4th, 2014

While I was waiting for my ride home I uploaded the photos from my camera. It’s all the photos taken, not the selected best.  I’ll label and integrate them into the blog posts later. PCT Hike Photos

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Don on May 3rd, 2014

Saturday: (05/03) On the trail at 0620. My night was comfortable even though I slept next to a snow patch. I never heard it snore. It probably heard me. I had some trail mix for breakfast. Another 2+ miles down hill, on a much nicer trail than yesterday, brought me back to the main Pacific […]

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Don on May 2nd, 2014

Friday: (05/02) Up at 0700. I went to breakfast at Jo-an’s restaurant. I was probably up too early because what I needed to do couldn’t be done until 0900. I finished restuffing my exploded backpack. I mailed off my bounce bucket to Big Bear City and my optional tent pole to home. My tent requires […]

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Don on May 1st, 2014

Thursday: (05/01) On the trail at 0600. 12 miles over three ridges brought me to highway 74. The trail is closed from here due to a fire so I’ll be going up to the other end of the closure at Idyllwild.   But first I had to stop at the Paradise Cafe for a famous Jose […]

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