I was more than thankful about my good fortune the afternoon before with the water resupply. As a matter of … Continue reading 12 April 2021. Day 15. 11.8 Miles + 174.4 Miles = 186.2 Miles. Nowhere to Loft Mountain. Out of Gas
Red Beard of Stanimal’s Hostel Into the Shenandoah National Park The next morning brought renewed strength and I sought out … Continue reading 11 April 2021. Day 14. 15.0 Miles + 159.4 Miles = 174.4 Miles. Rockfish Gap to Stealth Site at 179.4. Just Thankful To Be Here
🎼It’s A Beautiful Morning🎼 The morning was as rewarding as the evening sunset. The sun had just begun to peak … Continue reading 10 April 2021. Day 13. 15.6 miles + 143.8 miles = 159.4 miles. Rock Point Overlook to Rockfish Gap. Steady As She Goes!!!
He Says It’s Comfortable I was more than ready to be back on the trail. The train had arrived early … Continue reading 9 April 2021. Day 12. 14.3 + 129.5 = 143.8 miles. VA 56 Tye River Bridge to Rock Point Overlook. I’m Back At It!
Ya Can’t Put A Good Woman Down!! So as you all know in my last post I decided to come … Continue reading 8 April 2021. Day Uhh Nothing. Riding Amtrak Returning to the Forest
The Priest Mountain Shelter I awoke well rested but even before I got out of the tent I knew that … Continue reading 31 March 2021. Day 11. 13.2 Miles + 116.3 Miles = 129.5 Miles. Piney River North Fork to Tye River Bridge on VA 56. And the Cold Wind and Rains Came.
Swapping Camp Creek Needless to say I slept well at Swapping Camp Creek. As usual I had the place to … Continue reading 30 March 2021. Day 10. 16.2 Miles + 100.1 Miles = 116.3 Miles. Swapping Camp Creek to Piney River North Fork. Up and Over Bald Knob (Which Ain’t Bald!)
Back on the Trail After a Zero Day By 8 on Monday morning I was in the shuttle vehicle with … Continue reading 29 March 2021. Day 9. 17.7 Miles + 82.4 Miles = 100.1 Miles. Leaving Hamburgers and Spaghetti Behind. Boo Bad
Hostel Manager Charlie Rogers “Pilgrim” Rain was in the area for Sunday so I decided to cool my jets for … Continue reading 28 March 2021. Day 8 . 0 miles + 82.4 miles = 82.4 miles. Cooling My Jets!!
Matt’s Creek Shelter Tent Site The night at Matt’s Creek was comfortable and I awoke at 06:30 ready to pack … Continue reading 27 March 2021. Day 7. 2.1 miles + 80.3 miles = 82.4 miles. NERO into Glasgow, Virginia.