Day 24: Surprise Trip to the ER

April 14, 2018 266.1-276.6 The next morning we were supposed to grab a hearty early breakfast and hitch to the trail, but I awoke in the wee hours with a terrible UTI and ended up having to go to the ER. It was 6:30am when I hustled out of the hostel to catch the localContinue reading “Day 24: Surprise Trip to the ER”

Day 23: Zero in Big Bear Lake

April 13, 2018 00.0 That first night in Big Bear was the heaviest night’s sleep I’d gotten since I started the trail. I know I moved around a bit but I don’t remember moving, which means I didn’t wake up when I moved. I slept all night. I didn’t feel as sore, which meant myContinue reading “Day 23: Zero in Big Bear Lake”

Day 22: Hitching into Big Bear Lake

April 12, 2018 256.2-266.1 and a hitch into Big Bear Lake Arrastre Trail Camp was a nice spot with flat and well-cleared tent spots and a few picnic tables. The only downside was that we couldn’t find the water that was supposed to be nearby, according to Guthooks (we did find it the next morningContinue reading “Day 22: Hitching into Big Bear Lake”