June 27, 2017
Total daily miles: 18.8 miles
Total PCT miles: 940.9 miles
Start: Chester (mile 1328.8)
End: Warner Valley Campground (mile 1347.8)
Total elevation gain/loss: 3167/2573.8 ft
We were up to the smell of cinnamon rolls this morning! Yum! It was a nice treat to start my day with something other than trail food. Staying with Sean and Kari was such a treat — we immediately felt at home and like family.
We headed out to the trail head with Sean at about 6:30, trying to beat the heat and get a jump on our first day back on the trail. I was feeling a little creaky in the joints after six zeros, but the first few miles were a nice, easy reintroduction to the trail. It was largely flat and hidden in the woods, which made for a nice, cool morning of walking.