Joe Abbott's Weblog

Letters home to mom

  • Stuff posted on these days

    September 2010
    M T W T F S S
    « Aug   Oct »
     12345
    6789101112
    13141516171819
    20212223242526
    27282930  
  • Meta

  • Joe Abbott Musings

  • RSS Cat Cartoon w/o the Cartoon

    • Coda
      Posting these cat-cartoons-without-the-cartoon was a long journey that I don’t know if I’ll repeat soon again. A daily blog is tough … even when you have your material handed to you! But, I couldn’t have done it without the artwork … Continue reading →
    • December 31, 2011
      Father Time is riding out his last few minutes of being the temporal keeper for 2011; he sits in an easy chair with a calendar showing “Dec 31” behind him and a grandfather clock pointing to the time of 11:53. … Continue reading →
    • December 30, 2011
      A happy young lady shares a table at a tony restaurant with her cat; they both wear festive, cone-shaped party hats. The woman gaily says to the tuxedoed server, “One martini and one glass of milk.” The cat does not … Continue reading →

Capturing for all time

Posted by joeabbott on September 13, 2010

Each year a few of my buddies and I get out for an annual hiking trip. I look forward to the outing all year and, while recent years have been a bit soggy, the long weekends we spend time together remain highlights of the year.

I plan on writing more about the hikes but we’ve been doing this for sixteen years and I started to forget the details of the hikes. While trying to remember the details from all the trips, I only got about half the data! During this past weekend we had another hike so, with their help, Ron, Tim, Dan, and I were able to reconstruct the many years we’ve been getting out.

Here are the trips we’ve taken, who arranged it, and who attended:image

Year Location Organizer Attendees
2010 Grasshopper Pass Dan Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2009 White Pass (Pipe Lake, Tumac Mt) Tim Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2008 Pear Lake (Janus Lake) Ron Joe, Tim, Ron
2007 Ross Lake Joe Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2006 Golden Loop Dan Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2005 Beach Hoh Tim Joe, Tim, Ron
2004 7 Lakes Basin Ron Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2003 Chiliwak River Joe Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2002 Cady Pass Dan Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan
2001 Mt Adams Tim Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan, Doug Muneta
2000 Enchantments Ron Joe, Tim, Ron, Doug Muneta, Jerry Hall
1999 Wonderland Loop (Rainier East) Chris Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan, Doug Muneta, Chris Reitz
1998 Stehekin Dan Joe, Tim, Ron, Dan, Doug Muneta, Chris Reitz
1997 Tuck & Robin Lakes Joe Joe, Tim, Dan
1996 Goat Rocks Joe Joe, Tim, Dan, Ryan Yalowicki
1995 Necklace Valley Dan Joe, Tim, Dan, Chris Reitz, Dave ?
1994 Monte Cristo Joe Joe, Tim, Dan, Chris Reitz

 

I’ll add details in future posts but wanted to capture this now, before I forget (or have a hard drive crash and have to reconstruct it again)!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: