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Team: South
Julie Overbaugh
Tuesday, August 20
Tuesday-Day 21-Cow Pasture
Our morning camp is at the General Springs. I have picked a very nice tent site within our campsite next to a dry streambed. I sleep well. I amble to the Kitchen to start the morning coffee and have a cup or two to start my day. I go back and pull my tent down and my stuff. I load it all. We eat breakfast. It is a 4-wheel drive day. I take a walk up to the Rim road, which is where we start today’s journey. I tell both Cathy and Richard before I leave. They pick me up on the way up to the road, which we have to take today. We 4-wheel drive a relatively short way. Midway we have to take a 10-mile detour to get gas. I never thought that a small gas station in the middle of a rural area would be an oasis. We get gas and some food. I have cell service and call my husband. It is great to talk to him. My fellow trekkers seem impatient. I cut my conversation short. I miss my husband and our two sons very, very much. I thought that I would miss them, but to what extent I do, I was not prepared. We drive on in our 2 Honda 4x4 vehicles. We drive back the 10-mile detour. And we continue our journey on Public lands.
We are done early in the day. The roads are rocky and rough. The woods are full of ponderosa pines. The air is clear and clean. Our campsite is full of mooing cows. I take a nap. I get up; try to get on the computer, access denied. We have soup for dinner. Richard puts on some music on for all of us. We dance in the dark in the cow pasture.
for Tuesday, August 20
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Team: South
Julie Overbaugh
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Friday, September 27
Julie Overbaugh
Joining
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Thursday, September 26
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Mill Hollow
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Wednesday, September 25
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News at last
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Tuesday, September 24
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The runaround
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Monday, September 23
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Dr and MRI
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Sunday, September 22
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Ouch, but okay
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Saturday, September 21
Julie Overbaugh
Manti-Lasal and ATVs
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Friday, September 20
Julie Overbaugh
Day 52-ATV
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Thursday, September 19
Julie Overbaugh
Day51-ATV Roundtable
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Wednesday, September 18
Julie Overbaugh
Day 50-From Summer to Winter In a Day.
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Tuesday, September 17
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Day 49- Capitol Reef to Elkhorn
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Monday, September 16
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Day 48-Capitol Reef
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Sunday, September 15
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-Day 47-Sunday-Death Hollow
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Saturday, September 14
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Day 46- Calf Creek
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Friday, September 13
Julie Overbaugh
Day 45- Grand Staircase Escalante
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Thursday, September 12
Julie Overbaugh
Day 44-Climbing out of the Hole in the Rock
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Wednesday, September 11
Julie Overbaugh
Day 43-Last day on Lake Powell
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Tuesday, September 10
Julie Overbaugh
September 10, 2002-Day 42- Tuesday-Lake Powell
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Monday, September 9
Julie Overbaugh
Lake Powell
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Sunday, September 8
Julie Overbaugh
Setting Sail on Lake Powell
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Saturday, September 7
Julie Overbaugh
Day 39-Field Trip with Marcy De Million
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Friday, September 6
Julie Overbaugh
Day 38-leaving Jacob Lake
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Wednesday, September 4
Julie Overbaugh
Condor issue
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Tuesday, September 3
Julie Overbaugh
Trekking and tired
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Monday, September 2
Julie Overbaugh
Up early
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Sunday, September 1
Julie Overbaugh
Leaving the Colorado River
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Saturday, August 31
Julie Overbaugh
Tanner Trail
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Friday, August 30
Julie Overbaugh
Day 31- Rapids
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Thursday, August 29
Julie Overbaugh
Lees Ferry
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Tuesday, August 27
Julie Overbaugh
Day 28-Checkerboard day
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Monday, August 26
Julie Overbaugh
Mountain Bike Ride, 1000 feet elevation gain
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Monday, August 26
Julie Overbaugh
Day 27-sunrise over the Grand Canyon
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Sunday, August 25
Julie Overbaugh
Day 26Leaving Flagstaff
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Saturday, August 24
Julie Overbaugh
Day 25-Flagstaff
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Friday, August 23
Julie Overbaugh
Day 24 - Flagstaff
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Thursday, August 22
Julie Overbaugh
Day 23 - Sleep Interrupted
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Wednesday, August 21
Julie Overbaugh
Day 22-Almost to Flagstaff
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Tuesday, August 20
Julie Overbaugh
Tuesday-Day 21-Cow Pasture
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Monday, August 19
Julie Overbaugh
Day 20 - Mountain Bike Ride
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Sunday, August 18
Julie Overbaugh
On the Road again
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Saturday, August 17
Julie Overbaugh
A Day Off
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Friday, August 16
Julie Overbaugh
Motorcycle MaMa Rides again
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Thursday, August 15
Julie Overbaugh
Motorcycle MaMa Rides
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Wednesday, August 14
Julie Overbaugh
Day 15-Hello Arizona
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Tuesday, August 13
Julie Overbaugh
Day 14-ATV Riding, Leaving New Mexico
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Monday, August 12
Julie Overbaugh
Day 13- Reserve, New Mexico
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Sunday, August 11
Julie Overbaugh
Horse Pack Trip
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Sunday, August 11
Julie Overbaugh
Day 12- End of Horse pack Trip
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Saturday, August 10
Julie Overbaugh
Day 11- Horse pack Trip
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Friday, August 9
Julie Overbaugh
Day 10 - Horse pack Trip
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Thursday, August 8
Julie Overbaugh
Day 9- Horse pack Trip
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Wednesday, August 7
Julie Overbaugh
Day 8-Silver City, New Mexico
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Tuesday, August 6
Julie Overbaugh
Day 7-hiking to Emory Pass
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Monday, August 5
Julie Overbaugh
Day 6 - Backpacking in the Gila National Forest
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Sunday, August 4
Julie Overbaugh
Day 5-Another Day, another Peak
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Saturday, August 3
Julie Overbaugh
Day 4-The Up and Down Day
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Friday, August 2
Julie Overbaugh
Day 3- our first Long Walk
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Thursday, August 1
Julie Overbaugh
Day 2 - Horse Canyon, Steep and Rocky
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Wednesday, July 31
Julie Overbaugh
First Day
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Wednesday, July 31
Julie Overbaugh
The Journey begins!
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Tuesday, July 30
Julie Overbaugh
Training
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Sunday, July 28
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Introduction
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Tuesday, July 23
Julie Overbaugh
1st Entry
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