Rachelle Lyndaker Schlabach

Campsite B to Campsite C 10.8 miles (Four water stops, three full stops) We have a shorter walk today, and we set up camp around noon.  Our feet are tired, and we haven’t showered since Sunday, but the donated food and the van carrying our belongings remind us of how well off we still are.

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