PCT Day 158 : Pinchot And Glen And No, Not Kearsarge


September 9 (~08:10 – ~20:20) Before Lake Marjorie – before Kearsarge Pass junction (19.4 mi / Total: 790.3 mi) Total PCT miles: 2564.8 Weather: Freezing cold in the morning. Sunny and warm during the day, despite a chilly wind. Cold again in the evening. I wake up and it’s so cold I don’t know how … Continue reading PCT Day 158 : Pinchot And Glen And No, Not Kearsarge

PCT Day 154 : Switchbacks And Silver Pass


September 5 (~06:45 – ~20:10) Duck Lake Outlet – Fish Creek (23.5 mi / Total: 872.4 mi) Total PCT miles: 2482.6 Weather: Overcast, thunder in the morning, then showers and ample grey clouds throughout the day. After Mammoth, I feel like I’m headed deeper and deeper into the High Sierra – the passes, the moonscapes, … Continue reading PCT Day 154 : Switchbacks And Silver Pass

PCT Day 152 & 153 : Bad Weather Days In Mammoth


September 3 (~07:15 – ~09:00) Middle Fork San Joaquin River – Red’s Meadow (4.3 mi / Total: 906.7 mi) Total PCT miles: 2448.3 Weather: Chilly, then warm once I start walking. Thunder and rain in Mammoth. – September 4 (~14:10 – ~19:30) Red’s Meadow – Duck Lake Outlet (10.8 mi / Total: 895.9 mi) Total … Continue reading PCT Day 152 & 153 : Bad Weather Days In Mammoth