Maybe another time.

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Well, there it is and I can’t get there.  Slightly over a kilometer to go, but it may as well have been 93 million kilometers.  I wasn’t that disappointed, actually.  I was exhausted.  Never have I been so tired.  This was part of a 2-day attempt of a peak that is really not that hard.  Bad planning, a heavy pack, bugs, bugs, and more bugs, and here I am, goal in sight, but unattainable today.  Not to worry, another time.

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That’s Moat lake down there.  Come to think of it, almost everything is DOWN there.  Note the cabins on the island.  Nice place but it reminds me too much of a volcano.

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I sat here for about an hour while my hiking buddy tried for the summit.  Spectacular, except for the bugs.  Did I mention the bugs????  There are waterfalls everywhere up here.

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This has been posted a kagillion times, I know.  But this is MY version.  I want to try this again soon, but as a day trip.  It’s 31 kilometers from parking lot to peak, and back.  Wish me luck (or maybe brains.  I’m not too sure if this is a good idea, even though I know I can manage it.)

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3 thoughts on “Maybe another time.

  1. I know exactly what you mean. Been there, done that or actually attempted twice to do that (not your exact location, my own location) but, I can sympathize with you. You’ll do it!

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