Day 68: Seldon & Thunder

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28. June    Goddard Canyon Camp (851.9) to Bear Creek Camp (868.9)    17 miles    We started our hiking day by following a beautiful wild river for a while. As always the sun was shining.  Around lunchtime…

Day 67: Muir Pass & Evolution river

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27. June    Lake Camp (835.8) to Goddard Canyon Camp (851.9)    16.1 miles    I took another step forward. The microspikes gave me a good hold on the early morning snow. We were approaching Muir Pass and right now…

Day 66: Wildlife

26. June    River Camp (824.6) to Lake Camp (835.8)    11.2 miles    Today it was Navigators Birthday. Nature concratulated in a very special way. After a relaxed breakfast we were hiking through a dense forest…

Day 65: Gedanken an zuhause

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25. June    High Camp (811.9) to River Camp (824.6)    12.7 miles    Thoughts of home - Today it's German first...    Während man auf dem PCT wandert, gehen einem ziemlich viele Gedanken durch den Kopf.  Ich…

Day 64: Pinchot Pass

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24. June    Rock Creek Camp (799.8) to High Camp (811.9)    12.1 miles    I woke up with a headache, same as yesterday. What was that?  Still I didn't know.  After breakfast we started the seven miles…

Day 63: Over two passes

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23. June    Camp before Kearsarge Pass to Rock Creek Camp (799.8)    Approx. 10 PCT miles    After a very nice breakfast (I could add freeze dried strawberrys into my muesli...) we climbed up the rest to Kearsarge…

Day 62: Back into the mountains

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22. June    Onion Valley Trailhead to camp before Kearsage Pass    Unknown mileage, a lot of climbing....    I woke up in my comfortable motel bed and immediately realized that I had too much alcohol the night before.  We…