Day 53: When Horses Attack

The truck is still stuck outside the hut when we wake up and it looks like the guys are sleeping in the cab. We use the small stove in the hut to make coffee, eat a quick breakfast, and head out. The scenery today is gorgeous once again. We walk through rolling hills framed by … Continue reading Day 53: When Horses Attack

Days 51 -52: Taking It Easy As We Near The End Of Montenegro

We take our time getting up this morning, although we’re still on the trail by 7:00. We just finished a 48-mile stage in two days, we thought it’d take 4! The trail is a gravel road today, which I’ve come to be thankful for. It’s just so much easier to walk on and less stressful … Continue reading Days 51 -52: Taking It Easy As We Near The End Of Montenegro

Days 48 – 50: A Town Day, A Rain Storm, and A Canine Sock Thief

We take a day off in Zabljak so I can rest my leg. I basically sit in bed all day and eat snacks. We venture out in the morning for breakfast and to resupply and then later I walk the five minutes into town to buy ibuprofen and a bag of frozen peas so I … Continue reading Days 48 – 50: A Town Day, A Rain Storm, and A Canine Sock Thief

Days 46 – 47: Highest Highs and Lowest Lows

We pack up while everyone else is still sleeping. Neither of us got much sleep with the drunken singing, a dog barking all night, and a bunch of kids listening to loud music. We head out just after 6 am, excited to get to the top of Maglič and grateful there’s clear skies today. The … Continue reading Days 46 – 47: Highest Highs and Lowest Lows