Start: tentsite at mile 1232
End: tentsite at mile 1254
Miles covered: 22
PCT mile marker: 1254/2652
Highlight: A long break at the middle fork of the Feather River to wait out the hottest part of the day.
Biggest challenge: Mosquitoes at camp. It’s hard to know when they will attack, but they love sunset, so mosquito-free campsites can be difficult to find.