Monthly Archives: November 2009

Epilogue

Epilogue 10/4/09 Backpacking the John Muir Trail exceeded my imaginings.  The 13 day itinerary provided a requisite physical challenge.  The Sierra, their changing landscape north to south, are spectacular; 13 days aren’t nearly enough to take it all in.  But … Continue reading

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Homeward

Homeward 9/5/09 Now it is time to find a ride into Lone Pine.  I ask about Bob Ennis, but no one has seen him, “He usually checks in at the store” says the woman at counter, and make a phone … Continue reading

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Guitar Lake to Whitney Portal

Guitar Lake to Whitney Portal 9/5/09; Distance Traveled = 15.0 miles “Steve.  Steve.”  It is just after midnight.  Jon and I crawl out of our sleeping bags and size the situation.  The full moon is bright; the granite everywhere reflects … Continue reading

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