Day 135: Washington is not Oregon

Washington is difficult. Beautiful but difficult. Not a place to hike 27 miles. Today, the day after was a heavy day, everyone was destroyed at Snoqualomie Pass. It wasn’t Mother’s day. He got stung twice in his calves, and his foot was sore.

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Breakfast at the abandoned weather station

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Me and Mother arrived just before 15:00h. There was one laundromat, no showers unless you’d stay in the hotel, so we were planning on using the restaurant sink instead.

A colleague of Pops actually lived nearby. He offered to do trailmagic and Pops and Hitch-bait could invite friends. So 8 of us went to the home of Steve and Ginger. Steve and his daughter Morgan picked us up and drove us to their home about 20 minutes away. Pops, Hitch-bait, Power-thighs, Sherlock, Double-Step, Bad Camper, Mother and me.

We got an amazing dinner. Salad, carrots, corn on the cob, mash potatoes with bacon and herbs, chicken, bread and butter. Amazing!! I really miss eating salad and meat.

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Double -step, Bad Camper, Power-thighs, Pops, Hitch-bait, Mother

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Macy and Sage

I had a blister I had to pop. First one since a while. Also my ankles are swollen. Most of the hikers here had that today though. It looks so weird. 

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Miles hiked: 19.2 miles (+0.3 miles to the restaurant and groceries)
Abandoned weather station (2371.4) – Snoqualomie Pass (2390.6)
Weather: Sunny and Hot.

1 Response

  1. Ginger says:

    Macy and Sage are famous! They made it on your blog! It was an honor to host all of you!

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