Pacific Crest Trail

It is all over now

Day 139 It rained more or less all night, which was a first, but everything stayed nicely dry in my tent. Nice to know that the tent you’ve been carrying for almost half a year actually works. He he. When I awoke in the early morning, the winds were still Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

Point of no return?

Day 137 Yesterday I mentioned that if things turned out well today I would be camping in the vicinity of Hearts Pass. That would put me in a position where the distance to Rainy Pass, where I camped yesterday, and Manning Park in Canada were comparable. Thus it would be Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

Beyond Rainy Pass

Day 136 As I’ve done the last couple of days, I woke up an hour or two past midnight possibly because of the pain in my hip region. This time, though, the pain wasn’t as bad as the previous days, which was reassuring. It took me quite some time to Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

The waiting game

Day 132 When you are injured and uncertain as to whether you will be able to get back on trail within a reasonable time frame, you are playing “the waiting game”. Should you give up your hike or should you hang around in whatever town you are at in hopes Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

Stehekin

Day 130 Have you ever gotten up at three am to get to the post office in time? Me neither, but that kind of was my plan until the bursitis thing came up. So instead I chose to sleep in, which is to say that I got up at five Read more…

By hauberg, ago