Hiking with Holly

Mammoth to Yosemite Video!

Cordlan brought his GoPro along for our trip.  Here is the video he put together.  I just love it.  Enjoy while I still sort through pictures and my thoughts!   ​ ​

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We have been up in Mammoth for a couple of days acclimating to the elevation.  It is sometimes boring, but we know it is for our best interest to do this.  The condo does not have cable or wifi, but we somehow get Netflix, so we have been watching old seasons of our favorite shows.… Continue reading Acclimating

Hiking with Holly

Hiking Holly is back!

Hi there everyone.  Welcome back to my blog! If you are new here, you might want to take a little time to read some of my past posts to get caught up on what I’m all about. It’s finally summertime.  Hooray!  We have been training and preparing for our latest hiking adventure for the past… Continue reading Hiking Holly is back!

Hiking with Holly, Off Trail Musings

The Backstory…

It came to me a while back that I should write a blog on my/our backstory. When reading my blog posts, most people might not get why these hikes are even that big of a deal. The mileage that we do is not really impressive, especially in the hiking community. In the hiking community, the… Continue reading The Backstory…

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Backpacking Mammoth 2015: Day 5

Duck and Pika Lakes to Duck PassTrailhead Miles: 6 Wow!  It was a cold night that has turned into a very chilly morning.  We are guessing it is in the 30’s.  We have all our warm gear on and have to drape my sleeping bag over us while we have our coffee.  Brrrr!  We seem… Continue reading Backpacking Mammoth 2015: Day 5