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 walked over 2200 miles saw hoards of mosquitos, countless ticks, too many rattlesnakes, 4 bears, 3 moose, 1 porcupine, 1 unidentified feline and amazingly only 4 completely crazy people.
… I fixed my eyes on a large black cat. By large I am talking the size of a German Shepherd, as it bounds onto a tree about 5 feet off the ground then explodes off,…
One of the most important items I brought along for the hike was my Iphone. I know I can hear all you haters now. You shouldn’t have technology, unplug, you should connect with nature.
Approaching the top of the mountain through the fog, a dim outline of a structure emerges in the distance. I feel the dampness in my clothes, a combination of the sweat from the climb and the dampness in the fog.