Wow! It's taken two cars, two planes, two trains, and a bus to get me safely to the start of the trail. God bless America!
my dear friends Nancy and Pam drove me to the airport, thanks ladies!
And then I flew:
My friend Ellie picked me up in San Diego and she and her husband treated me to delicious food, great company, and a very comfy bed to sleep in. Thank you Ellie and Blaine, it was so wonderful to spend time with you!!!
And took a train:
And finally I am now riding a bus to Campo, CA, the southern terminus of the PCT:
My heart and gratitude go out to everyone who has helped me get this far, thank YOU for being on this journey with me.