Mt Whitney

What Happens When you Drink Chipmunk Juice…

I thought I heard a person talking to me this morning on the Whitney Trail. I had been hiking alone for more than an hour. That would seem like to early to get the Mt Whitney crazies but I had been drinking Chipmunk Juice. (Jack 3D Work Out Supplement) I stopped at about 10,000 feet …

The Mt Whitney Trail; 14,505 Feet of Beauty and Extreme Indurance

14,505 feet. I never imagined that I would ever stand atop a mountain top that high. I never in my life could imagine how spectacular the views of Sequoia National Park could be from that elevation. I never knew how physically tough ninety nine switchbacks could be as my legs powered through them. I never …

Who Hikes For Twelve Hours a Day Just For Fun?

     The only sound I can hear is the cicadas in the trees, the river crashing through a canyon far off and the fish jumping.      Obviously the fish are jumping because I forgot my back packing fishing pole.      I’m trying not to be to upset about all the hungry, tasty trout every where, …