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Chris and I had breakfast at an awesome place in Richmond called the Bridge Street Grill. He dropped me off at Appalachian Gap at about 9:00 am.

Hiked to Cowles Cove Shelter for lunch and then up Burnt Rock Mountain for a great view.  Hiked to Montclair Glenn Lodge but it was very full.  The tent platforms behind the shelter were also full so I pushed on in the approaching darkness for the Hump Brook Tenting Area.  This tenting area was .8 miles off the trail and also very full.  I found a spot on the side of a hill in the back nine of this tenting area and put up my tent in the dark.  I am uncertain how I will sleep on this sloped site.  I listened to the Red Sox game while hiking this evening.  I have less than 100 miles to go to reach Canada!

Hiked 10.6 miles today.

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