Monthly Archives: June 2014

A Reading from the Gospel of Stupidity 3:17 – A Yosemite Tale

June 30, 2014 Today marks the 150 – year anniversary of President Lincoln’s signing of the Yosemite Land Grant, which put Yosemite Valley and the Mariposa Grove under federal protection. They didn’t use the term ‘National Park’ in those days, … Continue reading

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Turning the Page on a Season – Goodbye Spring, Hello Summer

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June 20, 2014 A fun, eventful and adventure-filled spring is about to end. With my John Muir Trail adventure coming up in about 40 days, summer promises to be even more of a thrill. Today I share a gallery of … Continue reading

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Desolation Wilderness – Backpacking it to Middle Velma Lake

June 8, 2014 – Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe area I finally made it up to Tahoe for an overnighter (Thurs/Fri). My 220 mile John Muir Trail trip is now 8 weeks away and I’d been wanting to get up to … Continue reading

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