Abram – the mysterious fellow I met on my L2H hike in October – introduced me to the concept of “bonus miles.”
We’re lucky enough as it is to be hiking, thus, any extra miles hiked to get here or there that aren’t on the itinerary are “bonus miles.”
Bonus Miles – Pics
These are shots from the bonus miles tagged to the end of my Sierra High Route trek.
I was done with this epic route at around 1pm October 21st, but I was still deep in the Sierra. A matter of note – the old Taboose Pass trail is very cool. It’s marked on topo maps but little-traveled, a tiny bit hard to find in spots, and quite steep, but I loved it. I took it on the way out for variety.
It wasn’t until about 1pm on the 22nd that I set foot back in Lone Pine…. continue reading