Friday, September 14, 2018 8:54 pm
Location: Bannock Lakes Fire Detour: Harlequin Bridge / Stehekin (2565.4 miles)

Although we were a little sluggish in breaking camp this morning, CareFree and I set out from the campground at 7, heading towards Holden, and from there, Stehekin, making it to town when we needed, but only just.

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Bannock Lakes Fire
Thursday, September 13, 2018 10:09 pm
Location: Bannock Lakes Fire Detour: Holden-Forest Service Campground (2551.8 miles)

With yet another very wet day in Washington, we managed an earlier start than usual and made great progress, hiking further than a marathon down the trail and making it through the first part of the Bannock Lakes Fire Detour, ending near the Holden mountain retreat.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018 9:10 pm
Location: Vista Creek Campsite 2535.2 (2535.2 miles)

Another wet, soggy day in Washington, CareFree and I continued to push through the Glacier Peak Wilderness on our way to Stehekin.

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Snow!
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 6:56 pm
Location: Pumice Creek (2515.7 miles)

After one of my most miserable nights on the trail, CareFree and I continued our trek through the northern Cascades, entering the Glacier Peak Wilderness, where we got rained and snowed on.

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Grizzly Peak
Monday, September 10, 2018 7:18 pm
Location: Dishpan Gap (2495.2 miles)

The weather today was dreary and wet, a soggy trek through the mountains as we made our way north. With just over 21 miles today, we remain on our schedule to reach Stehekin on Friday, making up a tiny bit for the short day yesterday.

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