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Mile #109, Warner Springs

Warner Springs is a meaningful milestone for many would-be PCT thru-hikers, including myself.  It sits about a mile off the PCT at …

Mile #91, San Felipe Hills

I hadn’t planned on going to Julian.  Circumstances, however, mandated that I make the trip; namely, waking up at 3 a.m. last …

Mile#53, Pioneer Mail Picnic Area

The transformation from docile urbanite to long distance hiker is something I’ve experienced before, but seem to have forgotten how to succeed.  …

Mile #15, Hauser Creek

California Highway #21 winds a tortuous path through the Southern California desert along the border with Mexico, stopping in sun-baked sleepy rural …