Lowest to Highest Route, Badwater to Mt. Whitney: Hitchhiking

Tryna get to sunny Californy... Strapped for cash and car-less, we decide to hitch to the Badwater Basin from Ashland, Oregon. It would be nice to own a car for such endeavors, but it's paramount to my lifestyle that I possess nothing except for backpacking gear, a pair of jeans, a shirt, a vibrator, and … Continue reading Lowest to Highest Route, Badwater to Mt. Whitney: Hitchhiking

Lowest to Highest Route, Badwater to Mt. Whitney: Introduction

I can't emphasize enough how badly I needed this adventure. I needed it to prove to myself that I am a capable hiker and to gain back some self-confidence I had lost on the PCT. This is my trip report for the Lowest to Highest backcountry route. Before the L2H, the only long trail I'd … Continue reading Lowest to Highest Route, Badwater to Mt. Whitney: Introduction