My blogs are mostly about my adventures/misadventures as I try to complete the Triple Crown which consists of thru hiking the Appalachian Trail (AT), Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and Continental Divide Trail (CDT). Being a great quitter, I already got side tracked and cycled across the U.S. while trying to complete the Triple Crown.
I volunteered to set up the groover, which is the toilet, so named because back in the day they didn’t have seats and the metal box would leave grooves on your butt.
As I watched him float back up the stream current caused by the eddy he says casually, “I just told them to jump in they will be right up.” Again more debate over why he would do that and if they would make it. I kind of laughed to myself as Grant say’s, something like, “GESH THEY WILL BE FINE I JUST FLOATED UP STEAM WITH MY LEGS OUT!”
While downstream the sunset caused a pinkish hue, then it faded away to expose a silver river of stars in the canyon sky as the opposing swash of water is slowly consumed by the darkness.
…we woke up to find all the rafts beached with somewhere around 300 beers per raft plus gear weighing them down.