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S'ploder
10-16-2006, 02:25 PM
Todd & I just got home from 2 weeks vacation. Some time at the cabin, some camping & then back to the cabin for a family invasion (12 of us!) for the Thanksgiving weekend.

These are the camping pics;

Camp
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Todd in camp
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Me cheffing up breckie
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Charging up the solar lights
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A little shooting practice
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Setting up some more targets
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Old bridge near a homestead
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Old barn (bridge was off to the right)
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Super de-luxe outhouse at one of the other camps
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Bone tree
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Old home
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Pic through a window of the above.
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We rode to the other side of the mountain and took this shot of Princeton
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I rode the powerline for a little while
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Me
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Todd with his Willow grouse and Coal & Tye looking on
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My parents & Tye. Dad has been camping & hunting this area since 1952. :eek:
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Todd & Dad clearing the mess left by the loggers
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Me, Dad & Mom. Dad looks like he's in the middle of telling some tall tale :rolleyes:
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Erratic boulder on "Stone Rd". Used to climb this sucker when I was a little kid
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Packed up
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And heading out
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Misc scenery shots
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230
10-16-2006, 02:32 PM
Where is that?can i get directions i would love to get pics of those cabins and stuff and i am always in the area.

RIFF RAFF
10-16-2006, 02:35 PM
great pics[36]

seeing that old bridge beside the old house it gets me thinking that water used to be under there for them to build it i would guess. but the land looks so dry underneath. and its funny how times and climate change i guess.

or em i just thinking to much[15]

UU
10-16-2006, 02:36 PM
:cool: Nice pics


[cheers]

Pudge
10-16-2006, 03:39 PM
awesome pics!! thanks for sharin'. Looks beauty up there

Toyquad
10-16-2006, 04:00 PM
sweet pics....... those old homes and barns are cool........

nykoma
10-16-2006, 05:53 PM
that looked like a great area to get away from it all[cheers]

norm
10-17-2006, 10:00 AM
Great debriefing and pics!

Looks like a good trip with the folks,love your dogs,my best friend was a
black lab for 13yrs.[cheers]

S'ploder
10-17-2006, 10:53 AM
Where is that?can i get directions i would love to get pics of those cabins and stuff and i am always in the area.

PM'd ya.

Jeepnut
10-17-2006, 10:57 AM
PM'd ya.



Could ya pm me on how to get there???? I think I might have one more quad trip left in me this year. sure looks like a nice area[cheers]

S'ploder
10-17-2006, 10:58 AM
great pics[36]

seeing that old bridge beside the old house it gets me thinking that water used to be under there for them to build it i would guess. but the land looks so dry underneath. and its funny how times and climate change i guess.

or em i just thinking to much[15]

Yes, that little ravine looked like an old creek bed that would have run down the mountain. There used to be farmers with crops & homesteads up there, but no longer.

BeerBaron Sr.
10-17-2006, 02:44 PM
Great pictures you took I like the outhouse.

Mobular
10-17-2006, 09:02 PM
Waa!
I wanna go back there!!!

Styx
10-17-2006, 09:32 PM
Wow thats awsome........I love that area.....
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kootenaycat
10-17-2006, 10:42 PM
What a great way to spend a 2 week vacation! [36] Love the story along with the pics! [cheers]