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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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Spring Journey – Snow at Divide Bridge – May 2017 (13)

Spring Journey – Snow at Divide Bridge – May 2017 (13)

Saturday May 13th – It is 33 degrees and snowing when I wake up and I am excited to go take photos immediately! After breakfast, I work on various indoor activities while Clifford continues with his studies. After tea and ...

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Winter Journey – Provo to Divide, Montana – May 2017 (10-12)

Winter Journey – Provo to Divide, Montana – May 2017 (10-12)

Wednesday May 10th  – I am up early getting a thermos and clothes ready in case we need to spend the night at a KOA, as we don’t know how long it will take to fix Terry (our now broken-down ...

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Spring Journey – Near disaster in Provo, Utah – May 2017 (9)

Spring Journey – Near disaster in Provo, Utah – May 2017 (9)

Tuesday May 9th is our last morning at Drinks Canyon Campground. I go down to the Colorado River first thing to say my good-byes to the river, the cliffs, the trees, and the sky. Back at camp, Clifford is up; ...

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Spring Journey – Grandstaff Trail – May 2017 (7)

Spring Journey – Grandstaff Trail – May 2017 (7)

Sunday May 7th is mostly sunny in the morning, but increasing clouds during the day.  As well as the usual journal writing and editing, I also make potato salad in anticipation for having lunch with our friend, David, tomorrow. In ...

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