Courtnay Midkiff

ATLANTIC MEETS PACIFIC

ATLANTIC MEETS PACIFIC

Courtnay Midkiff, left, celebrates the finish of his cross-country walk with his dad Bill by jumping into the water in Oceanside on Sunday.

Man set to finish cross-country fundraising walk in Oceanside

Man set to finish cross-country fundraising walk in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — Courtnay Midkiff dodged rattlesnakes on scorching desert roads. He trudged through the snow and was battered by rain that blew sideways in powerful winds.