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Journey South – Wallace to Monticello – October 2017

Journey South – Wallace to Monticello – October 2017

Sunday October 15, 2017  – It is a beautiful autumn day in Wallace, Idaho, and a bittersweet walkabout taking photos of the gorgeous colors, knowing that we will soon be leaving this behind. Tuesday – Clifford and I pick up ...

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Utah Trip – Day 1 – September 2017

Utah Trip – Day 1 – September 2017

Friday September 1 – We finish packing the Suburban this morning for our rather impromptu trip to Utah. This is a business trip related to Clifford’s non-profit, Carnicom Institute. Since it is not meant to be a camping trip as ...

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The Journey’s End – Return to Idaho – May 22, 2017

The Journey’s End – Return to Idaho – May 22, 2017

Monday May 22nd – It is early, but I am awake when Ang and Oden stop at the lot by the Alberton Town Park where we had parked for the night. Raindrops on shrubs in the park Oden is just ...

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Spring Journey – Divide to Alberton – May 2017 (20-21)

Spring Journey – Divide to Alberton – May 2017 (20-21)

Saturday May 20th – I feel better than I did yesterday, but still kind of low energy. However, I go off for a walk to gather mountain sage to hang on our clothesline with the intention of making sage bundles ...

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Spring Journey – Suburban Issues Continue – May 2017 (18&19)

Spring Journey – Suburban Issues Continue – May 2017 (18&19)

  Thursday May 18th – I decide on a campfire this morning while Clifford runs to Divide to get hold of my cousin Bill in Dillon. Bill had helped us with the Suburban, tightening loose battery cables and such, hoping ...

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Spring Journey – Snow at Divide Bridge – May 2017 (17)

Spring Journey – Snow at Divide Bridge – May 2017 (17)

Wednesday May 17th – During the night, the rain turned to snow and we are blessed with with a couple inches of the fresh white stuff. I go out to take photos right away, quite enchanted with the beautiful stillness. ...

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Spring Journey – Hiking with Cousin Bill – May 2017 (16)

Spring Journey – Hiking with Cousin Bill – May 2017 (16)

  Tuesday May 16th – Although there are winter storm warnings for western Montana, it looks like a good day for hiking. We meet Bill and Sally and their big German Shepherds at the village of Glen before following them ...

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Spring Journey – Divide Bridge Campground – May 2017 (14-15)

Spring Journey – Divide Bridge Campground – May 2017 (14-15)

  Sunday May 14th Skiff of snow this morning here at Divide Bridge Campground. By time I go for a walk, only the snow on the hills remains. After breakfast there is a knock on the door and some grizzled ...

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