Pacific Crest Trail

A zero day in Lee Vining

Day 59 I’ll be frank with you: nothing epic happened today here in the somewhat touristy and mostly calm Lee Vining. So bear that in mind should you continue reading. Speaking of bearing or rather bears, I also apologize for staying here and not camping in Tuolumne, which apparently is Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

Muir Pass

Day 54 Today I for once actually got a bit of condensation in my tent, but nothing serious, I can just dry stuff out later. As previously mentioned, I wanted to cross Muir Pass early today so that I could avoid slushy ice and post-holing through it, so I got Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

Mather Pass

Day 53 Coooooold. Cold cold cold. That was how I felt when I got out of my sleeping bag this morning before the sun rose and would start to make the snow slushy on Mather Pass, which I camped less than one mile from. I wore basically all my clothing Read more…

By hauberg, ago
Pacific Crest Trail

Pinchot Pass

Day 52 Last night I camped about four miles from Pinchot pass which I intended to, well, you know, pass. Preferably it should be before the snow got too slushy, so I was one of the first out of the bat. My shoes were still rather wet and comd from Read more…

By hauberg, ago