Flowers and Snakes and Antlions, Oh My!

28 June 2022 Big Laguna Loop (12 miles, +1,300/-1,300 feet). My buddy Double Down has a friend in town from Iceland, and we thought it would be fun to show him some of the San Diego scenery up in the mountains. A classic hike in the Laguna Mountains is the Big Laguna Loop, which starts…

Three Sisters Falls

9 May 2022 Three Sisters Falls Trail and Eagle Peak Trail (7 miles, + 1,900/-1,900 feet). Double Down and I originally planned to do an overnight on the PCT today, but it will be extremely cold and windy tonight. So we postponed the trip and decided to do a day hike today instead. Three Sisters…

Trail Magic!

13 March 2022 Tomorrow I fly to Tucson to start the AZT! And what better way to spend the day than to do some pay-it-forward trail magic on the PCT! I was especially eager to make some chili for the thru-hikers, since it was my favorite magic from my own hike last year. I followed…