Monthly Archives: April 2015

Into The Woods

We headed out of Murphys (thank you Phyllis!) early, as the sun was just rising, hoping to make it to Railroad Flat in time for bed. We had to stop for a photo of some of the cute things Murphys … Continue reading

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A Day Of Rest, Then The Rest

Once we made it to Twain Harte we rested for a day and collected all of the last minute items we’d need for our hike over the Sierras which we expect to take five days. Since towns are few and … Continue reading

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Two Days to Twain Harte

When we got into Oakdale we knew we were too exhausted to make the 35 miles to Sonora the next day, especially not with our full (small) packs. We discussed having Rebecca’s dad pick our bags up, or pick us … Continue reading

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Halfway Across California!

Today was the first time on the trip that someone picked us up in one spot and woke up early to drop us off in the same spot the next morning. Sonny woke up and was willing to leave with … Continue reading

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Welcome home!

Rebecca and Tim are making progress across California. They started walking east on their third day of the trip. The Dumbarton bridge (see the picture to the left) proved to be a challenge with over 5 miles with no exits. … Continue reading

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Into the Mist

Our trip from Livermore to Tracy (still California) started at about 630am and there was a thick fog all around us. We made our way to a grocery store for some bananas and bread (the bread tasted so good after … Continue reading

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Day Three was Epic

Day three was the most epic so far. We walked 33 miles, spent 14 hours outdoors, offroaded, peed on a couple trees, and almost went crazy. Waking up at 6am to clean up the apartment a little (thanks Carolle and … Continue reading

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California Here We Come

After our trek through San Francisco into Millbrae we were pretty tired and passed out early (Rebecca fell asleep as Tim proofread the blog post, at 930pm) but we woke up and caught the train back to Millbrae to arrive … Continue reading

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Happy birthday Kevin!

The day after Rebecca and Kevin started their walk, Kevin celebrated his birthday with some good friends (and probably a few good drinks). Happy birthday Kevin! I’ve also been saving an exciting update, just six months after sustaining the injury, … Continue reading

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Aaaand, they’re off!

Rebecca and Tim put off their walk by one day to start on the same day as San Francisco’s Walk to Work Day! They attended a press conference and walked with the mayor to start the rally. This is a … Continue reading

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