As it was near the new moon and reasonably clear, we were able to see the Milky Way, which is always a treat.
hat struck me the most was the true sense of trail identity that was so pronounced and embodied by the shelters, trail registers, and thru-hikers that make the trail part of their habitat.
With a trip like this, there are the moments that stick with you, the memories that you take along, and the individual challenges you struggle through.
The GR20’s reputation as one of the world’s top trails is, I think, perfectly justified. It is vertical, rocky, rugged, and visually spectacular.