PCT Day 91 – Thursday July 13

PCT Day 91 – Thursday July 13  Mile 1257.6 to Fowler Peak Trailhead Mile 1238.9 PCT Miles Hiked Today: 18.6 Total PCT Miles Hiked: 1067.7 Feet Ascended Today: 4143 Feet Descended Today: 4524 Current Elevation: 5451 Steps: 54787 I awoke early this morning to the faint glow of predawn coloring the horizon through the trees.…

PCT Day 90 – Wednesday July 12

PCT Day 90 – Wednesday July 12  Mile 1267.8 to Mile 1257.6 PCT Miles Hiked Today: 10.2 Total PCT Miles Hiked: 1049.1 Feet Ascended Today: 1216 Feet Descended Today: 1842 Current Elevation: 5882 Steps: 3215 I awoke early this morning, determined to catch up to Monarch. She has a package waiting for her at the…

PCT Day 89 – Tuesday July 11

PCT Day 89 – Tuesday July 11  Mile 1284 to Mile 1267.8 PCT Miles Hiked Today: 16.2 Total PCT Miles Hiked: 1038.9 Feet Ascended Today: 5689 Feet Descended Today: 1498 Current Elevation: 6502 Steps:  Today was an exhausting day. The climb out of Belden going southbound is BRUTAL. I ascended a total of 5757 feet…

PCT Day 88 – Monday July 10

PCT Day 88 – Monday July 10  Myrtle Flats Mile 1291.2 to Mile 1284 PCT Miles Hiked Today: 7.1  Total PCT Miles Hiked: 1022.7 Feet Ascended Today: 839 Feet Descended Today: 2702 Current Elevation: 2262 Steps: 27126 I was on a mission to reach Belden today! I had a resupply package waiting for me at…

PCT Day 87 – Sunday July 9

PCT Day 87 – Sunday July 9 Humboldt Road Mile 1309.4 to Myrtle Flats Mile 1291.2 PCT Miles Hiked Today: 18.2 Total PCT Miles Hiked: 1015.6 Feet Ascended Today: 2018 Feet Descended Today: 4484 Current Elevation: 4136 Steps: 55008 I slept better last night and woke up feeling refreshed this morning. Steaks of pink and…

PCT Day 86 – Saturday July 8

PCT Day 86 – Saturday July 8 Mile 1328.4 to Humboldt Road Mile 1309.4 PCT Miles Hiked Today: 19 Total PCT Miles Hiked: 997.4 Feet Ascended Today: 4136 Feet Descended Today: 2570 Current Elevation: 6623 Steps: 59797 I woke up groggy today due to our late evening with the trail angels. Also I couldn’t find…

PCT Day 85 – Friday July 7

PCT Day 85 – Friday July 7 Chester Mile 1328.8 to Mile 1328.4 PCT Miles Hiked Today: .4 Total PCT Miles Hiked: 978.4 Feet Ascended Today: 5.2 Feet Descended Today: 138 Current Elevation: 5020.7 Steps: 8010 In the morning I awoke to a hotel room all to myself and sighed with happiness. I worked on…