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High Sierra Trail: Up and Up and Up

Day 5: Junction Meadow to Guitar Lake Mileage: 12.4 miles Max elevation: 11,460 ft (Guitar Lake) Elevation gain: 3,380 ft I got so much better at reading a map on this trip out of simple necessity, but even before that, … Continue reading

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High Sierra Trail: Smacking You In the Face With Beauty and Snakes

Day One: Crescent Meadow to Bearpaw Meadow Mileage: 11.4 miles Elevation Gain: 1,140 feet Elevation at Camp: 7,820 feet We left for Sequoia National Park from the Comfort Inn in Visalia, CA via the 6:15 shuttle and got to the … Continue reading

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