At the Pole (Pete) Hollow Trail Junction

At the Pole (Pete) Hollow Trail Junction. 39°F and feeling a bit chilly with a slight head wind. Two nights, three days, and a modest 13 miles. That will do for my first run out of 2024. Time to go home and trim my beard. It has done its job!

Tucked up in my hammock

Day Three. Tucked up in my hammock. Deep Hollow, January 2024.

Heating water for dinner

Heating water for dinner — Using my Firebox Nano wood stove.

Hammock sunset

Hammock sunset — Camped above ‘Deep Hollow’ January 2024.

Just to prove that I was there

Just to prove that I was there.

View to the south from the slopes of Lower Pilot Knob – Hercules Glades Wilderness

View to the south from the slopes of Lower Pilot Knob – Hercules Glades Wilderness.

Camped on the side of ‘Twin Falls Hollow’

Camped on the side of ‘Twin Falls Hollow’ The start of Day Two of my trip.

Another year, same trail cairn

Day One. Another year, same trail cairn — I’m off out for three days, blowing away the cobwebs and walking off some holiday season excesses.