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Where the Hell is Yost Lake?

I don’t know why hikers and other outdoor adventurers don’t talk about scenic Yost Lake out of June Lake. Maybe it’s the insane amount of altitude gain you hike upward in the first mile of this race up to resort level and the meadows. When I started this upward journey up above silent blue June …

The Summit of Keller’s Peak

   I’m sitting on my heating pad…   Yes, I am sitting on my heating pad again.   It seems like a bad joke one runner would ask another   “How do you know if you ran to far today?”   “Because you spend the evening sitting on a heating pad”    I ran fourteen miles today, seven of that up …