Day 31 – Agua Dulce

Day 31
5/3/14
10.2 miles
454.5 total miles

Hiked 10 by 9… 10 miles by 9am. Starting at 5:30 am helped. The morning light was magical and helped make the miles fly by.
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We slowed down to appreciate Vasquez Rocks Park which is right next to the town of Agua Dulce.
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We stopped at Sweetwater Cafe for an awesome breakfast and met up with JJ….. our Idyllwild trail angel.
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Hiker Heaven is probably the most famous trail angel stop on the PCT.  It’s just as amazing as I remember it from 2009. But unfortunately the owners Donna and Jeff aren’t here this weekend. Our loss. Steaks, salad, asparagus and wine for dinner. Life doesn’t get any easier.

5 thoughts on “Day 31 – Agua Dulce

  1. BeeKeeper

    Flowers, my favorite, then again . . . Also enjoy the angle and composition on your rock formation shots. 15 mile per day average, fantastic!

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  2. Diana

    Thanks for sharing another beautiful adventure! Look out for a couple of trail nubies from Petaluma…their mom and dad will be hoping to rendezvous with them in late May 🙂
    Keep soaking up the wonder 🙂

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  3. TarpMan

    Hi, WhyNot! I really like this blog-site and the way the photos enhance your always interesting reports. With so little snow on the ground in our wilderness areas here in N CA, it’s possible to drive to most all the trailheads! Hopefully, you’ll find less snow on the trail and will be able to bag more miles each day cuz o dat! Looking forward to seeing you at Soda Springs in Castle Crags AND at Bingham Lake!!!

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  4. Johanna Raan

    Hi Why Not! I am a friend of your friend Diana in Petaluma. My daughter and her boyfriend are on the trail too. From looking over your blog, I think they are a ways behind you. They were in Big Bear on 5/2. They are Terrible and Horrible–actually a very nice young couple though. I hope you get a chance to meet, and good luck on the Trail!!!!

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