Mid-morning look back

June 17-18 Backpacking towards Elk Camp

Heading off trail on borrowed cattle tracks
Heading off trail on borrowed cattle tracks
Jones Mountain, from the foothills of Bald Top Mountain
Jones Mountain, from the foothills of Bald Top Mountain
My buddy Jeff
My buddy Jeff
Lounging in San Carpoforo Camp
Lounging in San Carpoforo Camp
Lounging at San Carpoforo
Lounging at San Carpoforo
Just crossed, now time to fill up water
Just crossed, now time to fill up water
Me pumping water from San Carpoforo
Me pumping water from San Carpoforo
Jeff refilling water
Jeff refilling water
Backpack porn :) Isn't she hot?
Backpack porn 🙂 Isn’t she hot?
Downhill from me, a large pond with mirror reflection
Downhill from me, a large pond with mirror reflection
My camp
My camp
My view
My view
Jeff's campsite
Jeff’s campsite
Jeff making dinner
Jeff making dinner
Even on such a hot day, some coastal layer is begging to return
Even on such a hot day, some coastal layer is begging to return
One of my favorite views changes with each new location
One of my favorite views changes with each new location
Selfie in my hammock
Selfie in my hammock
Ultralight tent only weighs 1 pound
Ultralight tent only weighs 1 pound
Looking down San Carpoforo gorge
Looking down San Carpoforo gorge
Lovely view to look out at
Lovely view to look out at
Turning my back to the sun
Turning my back to the sun
My hammock
My hammock
Rattlesnake Grass
Rattlesnake Grass
Rattlesnake Grass
Rattlesnake Grass
Rattlesnake Grass
Rattlesnake Grass
Shadow dancing
Shadow dancing
Sun setting over Dutra Saddle
Sun setting over Dutra Saddle
Jeff's cozy ultralight setup
Jeff’s cozy ultralight setup
Right before sunset, below camp
Right before sunset, below camp
You coming?
You coming?
On our way back home
On our way back home
San Carpoforo so easy to cross now
San Carpoforo so easy to cross now
Mid-morning look back
Mid-morning look back
Black rattlesnake
Black rattlesnake