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Coaching for "Girls on the Run, Sierras"

A few years ago a friend asked me if I wanted to volunteer to be a coach for Girls on the Run Sierras, the Nevada/California branch of… 745 more words

Yucca Mountain: Serpent Swimming Westward

The Trump administration & Congress are renewing the threat to turn sacred Yucca Mountain into a massive nuclear waste dump. Western Shoshone continue to resist. More info: … 13 more words

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Backpacking -- Sierra Nevada Water -- April 28, 2017

Wow. Wow. Wow

Central Sierra Nevada snow water content is 200% of normal for this date — unbelievable, especially this late in the spring.

Check out this official report (below) from the California Department of Water Resources.  213 more words


The Grand Canyon - an experience of a life time

So, just recently I have been on a unforgettable trip to Las Vegas with my girlfriends. It seemed to be a very impulsive trip from the start – so a helicopter trip to the Grand Canyon HAD to be booked. 745 more words


Hiking at Lake Mead National Recreation Area

April 20-24, 2017

I decided to compete in a triathlon over the winter because it gave me something to do during the cold weather while most of my friends headed to the mountains to ski. 1,093 more words