Those walking Wimbergers – Tacoma siblings Elena and Gus – passed the 400-mile mark on the Pacific Crest Trail, despite encounters with the poodle-dog bush.
No, it’s not like stumbling upon a grizzly, but apparently this particular bush has driven hikers mad for years, and Gus, Elena and her boyfriend, Carter, have had to do some road-walking to avoid it.
Milestones? Well, the 18-year-old Gus missed his official high school graduation this week, but if he’d waited for it he’d have gotten a late start on the trail.
That trail runs 2,663 miles, from the Mexican border in California to …