Day 39: June 2nd
Start: muir hut, mile 838
End: highland Marie lakes, mile 866
Miles hiked: 28
5:00 am, wake up.
Pack up bag in stuffy hut. Plan to get to Sallie keys lakes.
Plan stop at hot springs near muir trail ranch.
Brave cold before sunrise. Hike 5 miles on hard snow.
Hike through evolution valley. Sit by waterfall.
Meander through McClure meadows.
Cross evolution creek with group. Take break.
Hike down canyon next to creek.
Break at creek to nap with Carrot.
Junction to hot springs, all footprints lead on past.
Follow footprints. Get to Sallie keys lakes.
No one there.
Tracks lead over Seldon Pass.
Hike on over Seldon pass.
Calls from behind. Coughee runs down pass to catch us.
Coughee and wiki did hot springs. They sucked.
Get to highland Marie lakes. Groups camped there.
So cold. Cook dinner.
Get in sleeping bag/recharging cocoon.