High Country Pathway 2005

Vanderbilt, MI September 5-9, 2005 Beau and I hiked the High Country Pathway (HCP) near Vanderbilt, Michigan over Labor Day week, 2005. We attempted this hike the same weekend in 2004, but our trip was cut short by my dad having a very bad motorcycle accident. See This Page for the happenings in 2004.

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2005/06/19– Beau’s UKC Premier Show Results

Beau showed at the UKC Premier this weekend in Kalamazoo, MI and won Reserve Champion on Sunday. Footage from Premier was videotaped for future airing on Outdoor Life Network. Some footage of Beau was filmed. I don’t know if it will end up on the cutting room floor, but it was recorded. I have the…

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2005/01/17– Blisters Dice Game

I found a dice game that’s really cool. I’ve been wanting to play with it for a while, and finally got around to it. Check out Blisters. I bought one set of official Blisters dice, and have made two sets with tiny dice for backpacking (they’re not for sale as I don’t have the copyright…

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2005/01/01– Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Hopefully 2005 will be as great as 2004. ’04 saw me get a permanent job with my state’s State Park system, (no AT thru for me), Beau earn several Group placements, his first Group Win, and his first and second Best in Multi-Breed Show. He added “CGC” to his name, as did…

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2004/12/25– Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! Santa brought me a vacuum packer. I’m pretty geeked about using it on future trips. Vacuum packing marshmallows was pretty anti-climatic, sadly. I’m working on a new knit wool cap for future trips. I have so many kniting projects going now that I’ll probably finish it in time for NEXT winter. Pages in…

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