Didn't feel especially energetic or strong today, but I did feel extraordinarily smooth and efficient.
Wildlife Encounter: deer at Little Pine
JB's in Iowa so I decided to not stop at Junction and keep that smoothness going until Juniper, where I had my Clif Bar and changed the battery in my camera. There was a troop of ROTC students or something all dressed in fatigues going for a hike with heavy backpacks, and a few instructors barking instructions at them.
Roadkill Report: a snake and a lizard
Diablo Challenge is in TWO WEEKS. Your humble blogger will again be driving backpacks up and escorting riders down; please come say hi.