Wanderlust Travel Nurse (aka Daniele Clarissa) has passed the 1400 mile point on the 2650 mile Pacific Crest Trail.

As usual Daniele has provided some truly remarkable insights and pictures from her hike.  2017 has proven to be one of the toughest years for hiking the PCT because of the late extreme snow conditions, but regardless Daniele has kept going.

We strongly encourage readers to check her latest blog.  Here's an extract following her crossing of Bear Creek which is said to be one of the scariest and most dangerous water crossings along the PCT. 

I didn’t get to camp until 845 pm. When I finally rested my head on my pillow, I felt as if I had been to battle. My body ached, I had poison oak or poison something or another, I had abrasions all over my legs and a huge one on the back on my thigh, .............. I felt as if I had won the battle. I felt like a badass

Here's the link to her blog.  Wanderlust Travel Nurse.  

Related Posts

22 Apr
A Blister Prevention Picture That Says It All

The Bataan Memorial Death March is an annual commemoration of the Bataan Death March attended by many of the survivors of the march, along with thousands of supporters from around the world. It was held at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, with marchers covering 26 miles in temperatures of up to 90 degrees! Mike

16 Nov
ArmaSkin to provide blister prevention for Bataan March

As in 2017, ArmaSkin is pleased to be a sponsor of the 2018 Bataan Memorial Death March. The Bataan Memorial Death March is an annual commemoration of the Bataan Death March attended by many of the survivors of the original march, along with thousands of supporters from around the world. It is held at White

30 Jun
Lucy Reaches Perito Moreno

On 29 June, Lucy Barnard, aka TanglesAndTail, had reached Perito Moreno.  This small Argentinian town is located about 20km east of Lago Gral Carrera in the Santa Cruz Province. Around 200km to the north west, in Chile, is Coyhaique which is Lucy’s next major resupply point.  Since Lucy has regularly clocked up days of walking

Comments

Leave a comment

ArmaSkin Anti-Blister Socks
ArmaSkin-logo