6/28/18 Hiked 16.8 miles to mile 1033.7. Met a hiker from Switzerland and we had dinner together last night and got back on the trail this morning. We hiked together continuing from Sonora pass in the open volcanic mountainside As we continued on we came back into the granite into the trees. It was cooler today and somewhat windy. Met another hiker calledLittle Debbie from the bay area and we continue to hike together throughout the day.