My AT thru hike of 2011.
17 - 23 May 2011 Off trail for R&R with Family. It has been difficult to be away from the family for this long. Getting off the trail for a week will allow me to go to my sons ball games and support the prego wife.
*Week 10 summary: Total miles hiked this week: 0. Avg miles for hiking days: 0. Number of zero days: 7. Nero days: 0
10 May 2011 - Tue- Day 57: Clear/80F HOT 11 Miles to mile 861 Calf Mountain Shelter. Low miles today due to resupply in Waynesboro. Ended the Blue Ridge Parkway and started Skyline Drive.
11 May 2011 - Wed - Day 58: Part Cloudy/ 80F 27 miles to mile 887.2 Pinefiled Hut. This is the easiest miles thus far.
12 May 2011 - Thu - Day 59: Overcast/ 75F 32.8 miles to mile 919.3 Rock Spring Hut. Great Day and terrain for long miles.
13 May 2011 - Fri - Day 60: Overcast
3 May 2011 - Tue - Day 50: Rain/ 75F 20 miles to mile 731.1 Wilson Creek Shelter. Shelter was very crowded due to Rain Easy Miles today.
4 May 2011 - Wed - Day 51: Clear/ Breazy 65F 20.8 miles to mile 751.9 Bryant Ridge Shelter. Very Easy miles back and forth across the Blue Ridge Parkway.
5 May 2011 - Thu- Day 52: Clear/ 70F 24.6 miles to mile 776.7 Glasgow, VA. Hitched to the town of Glasgow which is a long hitch. There is a shelter for hikers in town, but it is a
26 Apr 2011 - Tues - Day 43: NERO day. Made it to Pearisburg, VA at mile 627.7 (8.7 miles). Picked up mail drop package. Stayed in hotel and ate at an all you can eat Chinese buffet. Really good food. Rain and windy.
27 Apr 2011 - Wed - Day 44: NERO day. Hiked to Rice Field Shelter at mile 634 (6.3 miles). Shelter is packed. 75 degrees and breezy.
28 Apr 2011 - Thurs - Day 45: Hiked to a campsite at the 655 mile mark (21 miles).
29 Apr 2011 - Fri - Day
19 Apr 2011 - Tues - Day 36: Hiked to Big Wilson Creek Campsite (16.2 miles). Today’s highlight was seeing the wild ponies! Another highlight was that today I hiked the last 5000 ft mountain until New England. My feet swelled again. This time my toes hit the end of the shoes. I am so glad I will get new shoes in the package tomorrow! 70 degrees partly sunny and windy.
20 Apr 2011 - Wed - Day 37: Made it to Troutdale (15.8 miles) and stayed at church hostel. Package was great! Passed
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