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Mission to Big Bear

Mission to Big Bear

After rejoining the trail at Interstate 10, mile 209.5, we would be heading into Whitewater Preserve and then Mission Creek. This whole section was recommended to be skipped as there...

May 21, 2024 : Saida Garcia
San Jacinto: The Trail Gives – Apache Peak

San Jacinto: The Trail Gives – Apache Peak

After a rest day in Idyllwild, the group was fairly split on what to do with the vague snow conditions on San Jacinto. There were concerns about the snow quantity...

May 7, 2024 : Saida Garcia
From: Julian. To: Idyllwild. With Change and Caches

From: Julian. To: Idyllwild. With Change and Caches

Change This week provided quite a bit of change and a shift in the group I was traveling with. While we ended the week with 9 people heading into Idyllwild,...

May 1, 2024 : Saida Garcia
In The Blink of 5 Days

In The Blink of 5 Days

I hopped off the bus at San Diego Old Station and looked around, trying to get my bearings. I went under a tunnel and came up the other side where...

Apr 1, 2024 : Saida Garcia
Halfway Highlights

Halfway Highlights

I’m halfway into this beautiful journey! Taking things one step at a time, building friendships, having a supportive home base, believing that the trail will provide, and wanting it more...

Sep 11, 2022 : MG Hibionada
The Pinhoti Trail: A Journey Begins

The Pinhoti Trail: A Journey Begins

The Pinhoti Trail sits at the southernmost tip of the Appalachians and a great trail for an A.T. trial run. Starting in Alabama and terminating in Georgia just shy of...

Mar 23, 2021 : J.D./ La Loon
Trail Update – Big Bear to Cajon Junction

Trail Update – Big Bear to Cajon Junction

Deep Creek Today puts me en route to Deep Creek Hot Springs. Which, you may be disappointed to read, are little more than a ring of rocks encircling a hot...

Jun 28, 2019 : Jonathan Culp
Anxiety Ascent: Why I’m off the trail

Anxiety Ascent: Why I’m off the trail

I wake up in my room, surrounded by four walls and my black cat walking over my down comforter. The air conditioning is cool and my bed is soft. This...

Jun 16, 2018 : Ashley Manning
And On the Third Day, She Rose The Wrong Way

And On the Third Day, She Rose The Wrong Way

Man has it been a roller coaster thus far. From snow, to sun, to laughing, to blisters, to soaking wet towels, to gorgeous views, to crammed hostel rooms- my adjustment...

Mar 17, 2017 : Elizabeth Connolly