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Backpacking in a Monsoon, Episode Three: Egg Soup and Hiking the Loop

In this series, I decided to go backpacking despite a huge band of monsoonal moisture that was making its way through Utah at the end of July, 2021. The weather was moody, at times clear with sunny skies, at others a torrential downpour that made me question what I was thinking trying to camp in such conditions. This is episode three, which consisted of eating a pretty nasty breakfast, followed by a hike from Jewel Lake to […]

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