Day 51 – 26 mi – PCT mile 1018

Start: tentsite at mile 992 End: tentsite at mile 1018 Miles covered: 26 PCT mile marker: 1018/2652 Highlight: Dorothy Pass Lake and high- altitude evening views. (Honorable mention: Passing the 1000-mile mark!) Biggest challenge: My ankle was still a little sore, and horse tracks in the snow made them difficult to traverse without sinking deep … Continue reading Day 51 – 26 mi – PCT mile 1018

Day 45 – 11 mi – PCT mile 888

Start: Vermillion Valley Resort End: tentsite at mile 888 Miles covered: 10 (+1.5 from the ferry back to the PCT) PCT mile marker: 888/2652 Highlight: Swimming near Silver Pass Lake. (Honorable mention: Paint Your Wagon made another appearance, this time driving the ferry and whistling, "You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby.") Biggest challenge: Evil, … Continue reading Day 45 – 11 mi – PCT mile 888