Category Archives: Uncategorized

Day 74: 1500 miles

Mile 1470.9 to mile 1501.2 (30.3 miles, 48.8km) Hitch into Dunsmuir No a lot to write today. It was another ripping hot day. The aim for the day was to get to Dunsmuir tonight for a 6 day resupply to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Day 73: Scorcher

Mile 1443.0 to mile 1470.9 (27.9 miles, 45km) An absolute scorcher today and setting the mood for the week ahead. From my perfect camping spot I had the perfect view looking across to Mt Shasta as the sun rose. Nice … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Day 72: Burney Falls

Mile 1414.0 to mile 1443.0 (29 miles, 46.7km) Plus 1.4 miles Burney Falls side trail The forecast for the week is hot, hot and very hot. All days this week are above 💯 Fahrenheit. Yikes. There is no escaping it. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Day 71: Burney Zero

Miles: 0 Zero going on today. Rest, relax and resupply. Had breakfast with another Aussie on trail. Lots of people taking zeros in Burney today. It’s pushing 100 degrees. The Burney Motel has been great. Central to everything I need. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Day 70: Hat Creek Rim

Mile 1384.7 to mile 1411.3 (26.6 miles, 42.8 km) It was hot overnight and I knew it was going to be another scorcher today. At least now up on the Rim it would be another flat day. I woke to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Day 69: 34 Miler

Mile 1350.3 to mile 1384.7 (34.4 miles, 55.4 km) Today was dead flat and I had the opportunity to go long, pushing the miles up just slightly. It was a 13 hour day and I don’t think I could go … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Day 68: Easy Day

Mile 1331.3 to mile 1350.3 (19 miles, 30.6 km) There is nothing like starting the day with a great breakfast. My hotel stay included a full buffet breakfast with it and I went to town. Hot coffee, a glass of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment