By Jörgen Johansson
|This giant's foot is not really a big tree... not if you compare to the Giant Sequoias.|
|I started along the PCT/JMT at Reds Meadow on an overcast day, and reached Purple Lake at nightfall, pitching my tarp and innertent by the light of my headlamp. The following morning more than made up for the overcast first day.|
The stream went through a system of twist, turns and falls into the Devil's Washbowl. It did look a lot nicer than the name implied.
|By nightfall I was down at Simpson Meadow and found a nice camp spot near the river in an otherwise dry area.|
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