I am clinging to a refrigerator-sized boulder in an almost vertical crack. My feet slide a little on the sand and small sized talus stacked at angle of repose. Ray is up higher in the crack trying to see if we can get up. My thoughts vacillate between
Tag: Sierra High Route
Sierra High Route Day 19: A Zero Day at Reds Meadow Resort and a “Flip Flop” Decision
A Zero Day at Red’s Meadow Resort and a “Flip Flop” Decision
Sierra High Route Day 18: Deer Lakes to Reds Meadow Resort, Can We Get Down the Crest?
Getting off Mammoth Crest and down to Reds Meadow Resort in the shadow of the fire
Sierra High Route Day 17: Cotton Lake to Deer Lake, A Fire in the Sky
On day 17 of our Sierra High Route hike we had to change our plan because of the Lion’s Fire…..
Sierra High Route Day 16 Laurel Lake to Cotton Lake, Will We Need to Change Our Plan?
We see smoke in the distance where we are headed. Will we need to change or plan?
Sierra High Route Day 15: Vermilion Valley Resort to Laurel Lake, Tinman and the Memory Bank
Meeting the inspirational “Tinman” and storing memories for my happy place on Day 15 of the Sierra High Route