10 1/2 mi. marker on the hike

We hit the 10.5 mile point of our 15 mi hike today at 1:00 pm, exactly on schedule. Having the “carrot” of eating lunch at the Winking Lizard certainly helped keep the mood up. 

We had an educational discussion of the difference between credit and debit cards and how tipping works, that will prepar them for their Personal Management merit badge. Afterwards, we finished our caffeinated drinks, paid our bills and took off for the last part of our joint