Rincon Trail to Jordan Hot Springs: 3/29/15-4/2/15 4

Rincon Trail to Jordan Hot Springs: 3/29/15-4/2/15
  March 29, 2015 Rincon Trail to Forks of the Kern It was a scorching, (85 degrees at 5,000 feet!) ¬†sweaty, exhausting, sans shady 12.5 mile hike complete with way too many PUDS (Pointless Ups and Downs) to the Forks of the Kern. Although an exact number would be difficulty to calculate at this time, ...

Boot-Notes 1

Boot-Notes
I made it back to my car, one of only 3 cars at the trailhead, but 4:00pm. I stopped along the road and watched the sun set while listening to the distant roar of the Kern 1,000 feet below me. My interesting trash for the trip was not that interesting….. 3 shoes (which I didn’t ...

Meandering 1

Meandering
November 9, 2014 It is a long night! At 6:00am I am more than ready to exit the tent but it is too COLD out to even consider the idea. I fall back asleep and dream of culturally competent trails. At first I have no idea why I am dreaming this, and then I remember ...