Friday, December 15, 1769
To the Salinas River, two miles south of King City (Sept. 26).



Gaspar de Portol√°
The 15th, we traveled for five hours over the country through which we had come and made the same distance as on the outward journey ; here we come upon a village of about fifty persons.

Miguel Costansó
From the Real del Alamo we passed to the Real del Chocolate, a distance of four leagues from the former place.

Fray Juan Crespi
This day we traveled four leagues, reaching the valley of San Elceareo, and halted in the same place where we had camped on the 26th of September, which the soldiers called Real del Chocolate.


December 14 To the Salinas River, near Metz (Sept. 27).
December 16 To Jolon Valley.