A View from North Chalone Peak
Wednesday, December 23, 2009      2 comments

I hiked to the North Chalone Peak in Pinnacles National Monument today. The total miles hiked was 8.7 miles in about 4 hours, and I burned over 3300 calories according to my ... Read more
My longest hike ever...8.6 miles!
Monday, November 30, 2009      2 comments

The weather was great, and I decided to get out and do one more hike before the Thanksgiving week was over. I went back to the Pinnacles on Sunday, and took the same steep trail I took on Friday. This time, I took a different trail back, and end... Read more
A cold, Friday hike (and some pictures)
Friday, November 27, 2009      4 comments

It started out being just overcast, which I figured would be nice for a steep trail hike, but turned into rain with a nice cold wind by the time I had got to the top of the trail. This hike was over one of the more steep trails in Pinnacles Nati... Read more
Another way to stay motivated
Monday, November 16, 2009      6 comments

I've found another way to help me stay motivated. I bought a couple of pairs of pants that are one and two sizes smaller that what I wear now. Since I don't like to waste money, this will be another way to help motivate me to lose the weight! I... Read more