Date: Sunday, July 1st
High Temp: 96°F
The 2001 Death March is the only incomplete March. The group, consisting of Mike, Baker, Oak Tree, Roy, and Jose Cuervo, stopped halfway at Trippet Ranch when Baker was having health issues.
Longtime Grand Marshal, Jeshii, skipped this March as he was bored with doing the same hike over and over again.
This was a definite low period for the Death March. It might have continued its sad trajectory if not for the introduction of some new blood in 2002…