El Chupacabra

Date: 6/01/2016 Day: 26 Distance: 23 miles start: 10:00 am stop: 7:30 pm Elevation: 8300 ft Others Here: Cloudbuster Camp: Santa Fe National Forest, Cecelia stream; tenting It is always hard to extract oneself from the vortex of town.  We managed to pull ourselves away by 10 am. I would be less than honest if I didn’t admit that the last couple weeks have been difficult.  What with the heat, lack of water, and finally the great bacon grease incident of 2016, it has been a bit of a struggle.  However, today walking out of Cuba I was feeling thankful …