PCT Stats: Day 15
- Daily Mileage: 5.50
- Starting Mile Marker: 109.50
- Ending Mile Marker: 115.00
- Pack Weight: 35.00
- Weather: Sunny and Hot!
- Nights in Hammock: 7
- Nights on Ground: 5 (hammock broken, new one en route)
- Nights in Hotel: 3
- Health: Due to right foot arch pain, keeping mileage under 15, stopping every 45 minutes for a break and rolling out lower leg muscles with trekking pole.
Time To Get Back on the Trail!
My right foot arch issues meant I really had no choice, but to take more down days…. not what I wanted, but got some rest and met lots of awesome people. I got out of Warner Springs Resource Center very late, around 3:00 in the afternoon …. so just got in about 6 miles before it got too dark by a nice stream.
Great to be back on the trail, but still worried about my foot …. and STILL sleeping on the ground since I no longer have a hammock and it will be a week or so until it comes in …. which sucks!
I met a great family from England and they were really sweet. Their kids go by the trail names Captain Obvious and Pippi … too cute!
The plan for tomorrow is to take it slow and see how my foot is or is not doing. Night!