Monthly Archives: April 2010

Week 2

4/28/10 Idyllwild Inn Zero day Waiting out another day to let the precip diiminish. It never snowed here, but drizzled, dropped into the 40’s and the wind is now picking up. it’s pretty clear that we are part of the … Continue reading

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Week 1 on the Pacific Crest Trail

Going to put weekly updates here As I do daily reports at http:/www.trailjournals.com/tjamrogPCT Day 8 4/22/10 San Yesidro Creek campsite to Warner Springs 5.5 miles Yikes. Within 1 degree of breaking the 85 year record for cold here. Jimmy and … Continue reading

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Packing Triscuits

Two more days here. I just completed 15 miles in Camden Hills State Park with a 40 pound pack. Went in at Lincolnville’s Stevens Corner parking lot, went 2.75 to Ski Shelter , then climbed up Slope trail to Megunticook … Continue reading

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Sponsors for PCT

Sponsors! I got ’em! Four Dog Stove Co. from St Francis, MN 55070. PH: 763-444-9587 ( “since 1988”) is my major sponsor. Four Dog is Don Kevilus, from whom I have bought numerous items, including stoves, books, saws, axes, and … Continue reading

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Electronics on the Trail

My 8 oz. Pocketmail device is history. Instead, I be taking a Verizon MiFi transmitter, weighing in at 5 oz (including the charger) and the 4 oz. iPod Touch, which should allow me the most independence in posting online reports. … Continue reading

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