Supporters

The support of the following individuals and organisations for the concept of the San Jacinto Trail Report is very much appreciated.

Special thanks to Nomad Ventures, and especially Julie Jeszenka (Idyllwild manager) and Bruce Damon (owner), for publicity and practical support. This legendary hiking, climbing, & mountaineering store has been an Idyllwild institution since 1980. Please pay them a visit if you are in town. Thanks also to the Nomad lads (Tim, Thomas, Landon, & Xavier).

Many thanks to our inaugural business sponsor, Mountain Footwear in Idyllwild, and to Tony Vernon (owner) and Phyllis Lancaster (manager) for making this arrangement happen. Suppliers of Keen hiking boots to the Trail Report, Mountain Footwear is located on the ground floor of the “The Fort” in the center of Idyllwild.

The support of the following private donors is greatly appreciated:

  • Carmel and Con O’Sullivan
  • Cathy Tarr (on behalf of the David O’Sullivan search team)
  • Andrea Lankford
  • Steven Morris and Martha Ludlum
  • Charles Phelan and Marcia Harlan
  • Carol Newark
  • Mary “Badger” (PCT section hiker)
  • Tim Brown
  • Ed Harrison
  • Brad Marston
  • Matthew Ritter
  • Chrissy King
  • Ron Brown
  • Sean Reed
  • Ross Craft
  • Adam Boukis
  • David “Gunny” Grise
  • and the hundreds of hikers who have made small cash donations via Nomad Ventures

Pauline and Richard Dishman provide invaluable unique logistical support to the San Jacinto Trail Report.

Many thanks to the following friends for various publicity and information assistance: Florian Boyd, Val Rock, Kyle Eubanks, Cathy Tarr, and Lorraine Heyes.