A few snaps today from the Echo Mountain Trail. Coincidentally, more hiking over at Pasadena Adjacent and Toadberry.
I like going uphill, because I concentrate and compete with complete strangers. (you can click to enbiggen the two above.)
I hate going downhill because the pressure is off and I lose focus. Like today, on the way down, I was wondering why No Country For Old Men just didn’t clean up at the Oscars, nothing else was even close. And whether the hacking at the White House just happened to include the IRS. And if there is a god, why the heck doesn’t …
(Just learned that the famous rock climber, John Bachar, died when he fell at Mammoth. There's an old video clip here that shows him at work.)