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Jack "John Deer" Wallace
State: WA
Country: USA
Begins: May 14, 2016
Direction: Northbound

Daily Summary
Date: Thu, Sep 15th, 2016
Start: Pear Lake
End: Union Gap
Daily Distance: 12
Trip Distance: 130.0

Journal Stats
Entry Visits: 692
Journal Visits: 2,273
Guestbook Views: 9
Guestbook Entrys: 2

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Return to civilization

I was on my way back out after multiple cold nights. I had made up my mind I was going to make it to my car today. I was really dreading the final climb out of Lake Janus up to Union Gap. My dread was well founded; it was a real grind for me after the previous 2 climbs of the day. My quads were screaming at me as I finished the descent to Smithbrook Road.

It is always gratifying to get the first view of your car and notice that all the windows are intact and all 4 tires are still inflated. Then it is nice when the engine turns over. After washing up a little so I could not smell myself anymore; I got to enjoy a cold can of Squirt on the bumpy ride out to Hwy 2.

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Jack's Big And Stupid Human Trick -Part 6

Jack Wallace aka John Deer

The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is a 2,650-mile national scenic trail that runs from Mexico to Canada through California, Oregon and Washington. The PCT traverses 24 national forests, 37 wilderness areas and 7 national parks. Join the PCTA (www.pcta.org) to support this trail.

 

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