Tag Archives: hiking

PCT

PCT hikers spend months on the trail. Unless they’ve been given a sabbatical, that means they have given up a job, postponed getting a job, or have followers and family who support their hike. Those multiple pairs of good shoes … Continue reading

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Cheeky

I heard many interesting stories while in North Cascades National Park, talking to hikers on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT). Their reasons for doing this long trek from Mexico to Canada were as numerous as the trees along their route, … Continue reading

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Engagement

My author-interview got published on Smashwords. Check it out!  https://www.smashwords.com/interview/barbtyner   That was fun. I went to Rocky Mountain National Park and got in a (they call it moderate) five mile hike to Cub Lake. I was a week too … Continue reading

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Riddle!

I played my first tennis game of the year. Awesome (except for a few sore muscles the next day). I think someone should video tape me. There are moments of sheer hilarity, moments when everyone would be totally amazed at … Continue reading

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Fall

Got in one final hike for the season. The day couldn’t have been nicer, warm, sunny and still lots of color in the canyon we went to. It’s fall break and my granddaughter and I are spending it together. We … Continue reading

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Me Too

I’m ready to paint the office. Friends who know me well are laughing right about now. Come on. It’s been a year, at least, since I painted anything. I have to get it done quickly now because of my upcoming … Continue reading

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Taxes Well Spent

A long bike ride along the Poudre Trail made me appreciate a city that spends its tax revenues on the people that live in that city. What a beautiful trail. I hope the day comes when they figure out how … Continue reading

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