Lake Upsata Guest Ranch
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... I wanted to be. The hike was hard but still enjoyable, the lake below was beautiful through the trees and the surrounding forest was teeming with life of all kinds.
Since the hike was longer than I expected, I was pretty beat when I got back. All I wanted to do was sit in the shade and drink a beer, so that's what I did. After resting for a while I started playing some music and singing for the birds and the trees. I could've sat there ...
... which is porridge, bread and jam, and fresh coffee for Matt - using his MSR Mugmate - and tea for Nadine. Unfortunately, the whitener exploded when Matt crashed, forming an immoveable paste - we have just replaced this. The meantime, we have been drinking mochas - it's been gritty. As we are on the road for three or four days I between civilization, we tend to eat the same things for breakfast, lunch and tea in each block. Breakfast as above, lunch ...
... and it was hard to leave. It was made harder by the fact that we were both dreading the day - a 42 mile day (plus 2 miles off route to get to the campsite at the end of the day) through mostly flat land. Flat is not as appealing as it sounds. It is hard work, particularly if there is a wind (which of course there was!) and unlike the days you climb, there is no nice descent to reward your efforts. So, we delayed the enviable by procrastinating. It was ...
... area. Pesky seems to be too weak of a word to describe them, so I'll stick with PIA.
I visited with a younger couple from Florence, MT. He's actually a Michiganian, who just retired on June 1. He was a golf groundskeeper, and made sure that I didn't confuse his work as being a Golf Pro. According to him, Tim, his ilk do all of the work. As a non-golfer, I really couldn't relate. He seemed to be a nice fellow and his partner, whose name ...
... are at
the Homestead Wal-Mart out side of the Everglades! Maybe more
down-and-outers here than outside of any of the Indian Casinos in
Between Columbus and Helena, on I-90
and I-15 we covered some two-hundred fifty-five miles, I guess that
the last time we covered that many interstate miles was between
Greenville to Mobile back in March. Check out the story of the Cathedral at Wikipedia also The Algeria Shrine Temple! ...