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... the campsite, I get talking to a girl called Alisha who is from Australia and is a singer and musician but is currently travelling Iceland amongst other countries. She has been here a few weeks and has successfully got around the country by hitchhiking, and has had a great number of experiences and met a lot of people this way. I find this impressive and inspiring in a way, and hopefully I will have the courage and motivation to try something similar while I am here.
... time. We arrive at the next hut, Hraffntinusker, at about the same time, in around four hours. This hut is in a beautiful setting, with mountains all around, but the campsite does not look too inviting, as it is in a very exposed location. The walls of rocks other campers have built around their pitch sites also testify to how windy it can probably be up here. As it is still early in the day and there is plenty of time to get to the next campsite, we decide ...
... spot to rest.
We caught a trout! James was low on food so we worked together to catch him a fish. It was quite tasty, almost sweet.
19 miles to Vermillion Valley Resort
(7.5 pct 8.5 off debt) (874.5)
We hiked down an 8.5 mile side trail to VVR for a resupply. It was a nice half day break.
6.5 miles to Mono creek (7900ft)
(4 miles pct 2.5 off debt) (878.5)
We had our first real thunderstorm. I rode it out in my ...
... the past summers when I used to take the gondola up and run down?? Oh, well, it will all be worth when we summit.
Of course, weekends are at Emerald Bay overnighting on the boat. Is this training for the camping we will do on Kilimanjaro?? Probably not but we still love it. I have developed a great love of the Rubicon ...
... grab our gear and head to the beach. While me and Denise did a little sun bathing Kezza and Ant hired a speed boat and took off across the lake for Emerald Bay. The sights are spectacular as you can see from the pictures :) Currently sat writing this while we try and get the fire pit burning ready for steak and sausages....and a bit of green stuff. Tomorrow we leave for Mammoth Lakes, ...