Day 18, Leon to Hospital de Orbigo, Spain Sept 26.

23 miles, pretty flat. On the trail at 7:10 am, wandering through Leon with Jan, in search of the trail out of town. I decided to take a detour along the river. It is pitch dark and I am so glad Jan is with me, but I do wish she would stop cursing when IContinue reading “Day 18, Leon to Hospital de Orbigo, Spain Sept 26.”

Day 12, Tardajos to Castrojeriz, Spain

18 miles, 750 feet of ascent. 7:15 am to 2:30 pm. Spent the day walking and talking with Peter, who started walking from his home in Nuremburg, Germany on July 2. He has walked across part of Germany, all across Switzerland and France. He is a fast walker and we had lots of fun talkingContinue reading “Day 12, Tardajos to Castrojeriz, Spain”

Day 11, Atapuerca to Tardajos, Spain

15 miles, 450 ft. ascent. 7:30 am to 4:45 pm. *Walk into Burgos with Canadian woman, Jan. Chatting with her made the trek through the industrial and ugly apartments on the outskirts just bearable. Looking back, this two and half hour stretch was the worst. Everyone else said it was hard for them too. PerhapsContinue reading “Day 11, Atapuerca to Tardajos, Spain”

Walk With Me, Tyler Burgess’s Itinerary 2008

Here is my planTake train to Seattle August 19, 2008. Visit children and grandchildren.Friday, August 22, Fly from Seattle (leave 10:55 pm) to London (arrive 5:30 pm), with Vicki, my companion and client for the England walk on Hadrian’s Wall Path. Hike Hadrian’s Wall Path, 84 milesAugust 24. Train from London to Newcastle Upon Tyne.AugustContinue reading “Walk With Me, Tyler Burgess’s Itinerary 2008”