2016-05-16

Gila

Day: 8 Distance: 20 miles start: 7:30 am stop: 7:30 pm Elevation: 4230 Others Here: Tick Tock Camp: Somewhere beside the Gila River about 6 miles from Doc Campbell’s. Tenting. Once again, I’m pretty beat.  We finished up the hike in the trees about mid day and descended rapidly into Sapillo Creek, which feeds into the Gila.  I’m too tired to get out my maps but I think we were in the Pinos Altos mountains.  It felt so refreshing to be in the forest after the days in the high desert.  Made me remember how thankful I am to be …