Camping Weekend in Pinecrest

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2014 will see two group camping week/weekend, as we were able to get multiple sites together at Pinecrest! Many weeks and much planning in the making (thank you Kristina for all the organizing) have led to a large group including … Read More

July 4th in South Lake Tahoe

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It’s another holiday weekend that we get to spend in the mountains! 4th of July holiday in South Lake Tahoe brings a great fireworks show – sitting at the beach near the Anderson’s Cabin, we can watch the main show … Read More

Safari West in Santa Rosa, CA

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For Christmas last year,Kirk’s mom Pat got 4 tickets to Safari West in the hills of Santa Rosa, and Mother’s Day Sunday seems like the perfect day to redeem them! The weather is perfect on this spring day, as Pat, … Read More

Our Mini-Honeymoon

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With all the good weather used up for our wedding day & weekend, things get a bit stormy & wet during our mini-honeymoon (I’m talking about the weather!). Three days after the big day in late February, we’ve got the … Read More

Rollins Lake Camping 2012

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Day 4 – 08/16/2012 After packing up the trailer at Lake Spaulding this morning (see “Backpacking Tahoe National Forest”) we’re heading back to civilization – taking I-80 west to Colfax, where we stock up with groceries for the weekend, before … Read More

Scotts Flat Lake Camping Weekend

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It’s time for just one more camping weekend this July (07/27-29, 2012) and we’re headed up through Gold Country and the Sierra Nevada Foothills to Scott’s Flat Lake, near Nevada City. Kirk, J.T. and I set up on site 3A, … Read More