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May 24, 2016 - Kings Canyon or Queen Wimp

Some days I amaze myself. I rise at dawn and hike 9 miles by 10:30 am. Other days, I’ll be the first to admit it…..I’m a wimp. Today was a wimp day. It got quite chilly and damp last night and even though I didn’t really feel cold under all my covers, I woke with some aching joints around midnight. My Aleve was in the Subaru and I wasn’t going after it, so I tossed and turned a bit during the night. I woke to a cold, misty rain around daylight and decided to backtrack to the park entrance. There were several reasons but near the top of the...

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