Day 17: Heat Diet

Tuesday, May 23 Start: secret hot spring Stop: Grass Valley Creek 11.2 Miles The constant chatter of the creek is like a vice slowly squeezing my head. I can’t wait to find some peace and quiet. The climb out is steep so when I rejoin the trail at 620am I’m sweating bullets. And although the … More Day 17: Heat Diet

Day 15: Cougar

Sunday, May 21 Start: Big Bear Lake Stop: Holcolm Creek, mile 286.76 11.04 Miles I didn’t sleep well and I feel even worse this morning. I do manage to get a little sleep after 6am but it’s brief. The Best Western has a killer breakfast of meat and cheese omelet, potatoes and waffles plus all … More Day 15: Cougar