Here you'll find my posts on any given subject on any given day. No rhyme or reason. Some posts may be well thought out and planned, yet some spontaneous. It just depends on how and what I may be feeling like writing on that particular day. Whatever it is, I hope you'll enjoy.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Wonderful People and Heavenly Places
Meeting people along the trail has been one of the most enjoyable aspects of the hike for Amy and Allan. Here Legs and Powerhouse met up with...
Here are three trail friends Willard, Amada, and Carlos,
who graciously invited them for a rest and dinner at Taboose Campground, CA.
shown here, was busy catching trout for dinner and landed this one specifically for Amy. "He's really cute kid".
Willard prepared the fresh Trout, avocado, green salad, while Amada, Amy, and Allan enjoyed a sip of wine.
Back on the trail, here are some pics as they wind along the pines of the Sierra Nevada's...
Climbing this steep slope, they encounter a Buck ahead of them.
Shown center of pic to the left of the pine tree.
Through forest and streams.
On 7.16.2012 Amy and Allan met mile 900 of the hike and visited a place called...
A restaurant and lounge owned by northern Californian "Jimmy the Greek" shown below with Amy...
JTG who is also a "Trail Angel", hooked Legs and Powerhouse up with a brand new Sawyer water filter and a load of beef jerky for the trail.
Pics of their trek through Yosemite National Park.
From granite walls to alpine lakes, views like this lends to what it must have been like when John Muir and Ansel Adams first hiked through the very same.
To see the sheer mass of this granite rock Half Dome from this vantage point, a splendor.
We've not heard from them in at least 5 days, but are receiving their "Spot" trackers, so we know they are on the move north to Lake Tahoe.