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Into Fontana Dam

18 May 2017 Mileage AT – 165.6 miles Today’s – 6.7 miles Time – 3.5 hrs Speed – 1.91mph A GREAT Day!  I got up early and felt good.  The humidity was stifling, but the morning uphills were manageable. I thought I was hiking fast until Joiner flew past me.  WOW was he pushing it. When I arrived at the Fontana Hilton at 1030,  he’d already been there an hour and he started 3 miles back on the trail.
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