Back to my Beloved Sierra! 4

Back to my Beloved Sierra!
July 15, 2014 I left my house at 5pm, stopped in SLO for dinner and continued my drive up towards Courtright Reservoir and the Maxon Trailhead. My plan was to stop either at one of the little known campgrounds on Dinkey Creek Rd or dispersed camping if I couldn’t find anything. I arrived at Swanson ...

July 17, 2014 A Day Hike Day 1

July 17, 2014 A Day Hike Day
July 17, 2014 Day Hike about 8 miles. North Fork Kings River to Big Maxon Meadow back to NF KIngs! Slept in till 7 this morning! I decided this is going to be a leisurely trip so I lounged with my coffee by the granite slab pools. I jumped in and out of the potholes ...

Gathering provisions forging for food 2

Gathering provisions forging for food
It’s hard for me to think about and decide what I want to eat for dinner tonight, let alone what I’m going to eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner 30 days from now! Here are the results from my latest provision gathering excursion. Now the daunting task of dividing, re-packaging, weighing, sorting and mailing to ...

Welcome to my new blog. Kick up your soles and rest your soul. 1

Welcome to my new blog. Kick up your soles and rest your soul.
  I hope you enjoy my new hiking, backpacking and outdoor blog. My goal is to inspire you to stop, take a breath and allow the healing power of nature to soothe your soul.