Thursday, December 14, 1769
To the Salinas River, near Metz (Sept. 27).



Gaspar de Portol√°
The 14th, we traveled for five hours over the road by which we had come and made the same distance as on the outward journey .

Miguel Costansó
We proceeded for four leagues as far as the Real del Alamo. Some natives were seen, and they offered us some atole made of acorns.

Fray Juan Crespi
After four league's travel we passed the camp of Los Alamos; some heathen came to see us and treated us to acorn porridge.


December 13 To the Salinas River, southwest of Camphora (Sept. 28).
December 15 To the Salinas River, two miles south of King City (Sept. 26).