PCT Day 159 : Over Kearsarge And Into Bishop


September 10 (~07:00 – ~10:45) Before Kearsarge Pass junction – Kearsarge Pass Trail (1.2 mi / Total: 789.1 mi) (+7.3 bonus miles to Onion Valley Trailhead) Total PCT miles: 2566.0 Weather: Painfully cold in the morning, one of the lakes is frozen. Hot in the sun once it comes out. When my alarm goes off … Continue reading PCT Day 159 : Over Kearsarge And Into Bishop

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