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Team: South
Lorie McGraw
Monday, August 26
Doing a job, or not?
Well, today was a first. One of the trekkers was ordering me around because the 3rd pot of coffee was not made, the others were just coming in from an overnight at the rim of the Grand Canyon, and he wanted breakfast now. No please, thank you, or how about it. I figured he was tired or grumpy, and he just did not know that he was being bossy. So later I went up to him and told him that I was sure that he did not mean what he said, and he curtly said I know exactly what I said. Cook and clean up. And he walked away. I was stunned. Am I slacking in my job? Maybe I dont belong here? One thing is for sure, when I signed on to this trek I did not sign on to be the sole cook and dishwasher. The trekkers and support team have all been good about pitching in and helping, but I do get tired of constantly asking for help with this or that, yet a duty roster just does not seem to work. Perhaps we need to look at the job descriptions again?? But I do think that some fences need tobe mended here.



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Team: South
Lorie McGraw
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Saturday, September 21
Lorie McGraw
The Call of the Wild
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Monday, September 16
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Rugged Beauty
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Sunday, September 15
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Calf Creek and Grand Staircase
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Sunday, September 8
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Lake Powell and Rainbow Bridge
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Saturday, September 7
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Rain in the Desert
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Friday, September 6
Lorie McGraw
A River and a Rainbow
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Wednesday, September 4
Lorie McGraw
Condors and Rock Art
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Tuesday, September 3
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Trekkers Return and an Old Cabin
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Sunday, September 1
Lorie McGraw
Hopi, Navajo, and The North Rim
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Saturday, August 31
Lorie McGraw
A hike, a bike, and web frustrations
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Friday, August 30
Lorie McGraw
The Big Ditch
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Wednesday, August 28
Lorie McGraw
A New Job
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Tuesday, August 27
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Halfway Point
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Monday, August 26
Lorie McGraw
Doing a job, or not?
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Sunday, August 25
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Red Rock
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Sunday, August 25
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Sunset Crater and CO Bar Ranch
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Thursday, August 22
Lorie McGraw
Flagstaff and showers!
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Wednesday, August 21
Lorie McGraw
Skunks and a practical joke
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Sunday, August 11
Lorie McGraw
Mountain Lake and a Visitor
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Tuesday, August 6
Lorie McGraw
Silver City, Here We Come!
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Monday, August 5
Lorie McGraw
Vanilla Trees at Iron Creek Camp, Gila National Forest
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Sunday, August 4
Lorie McGraw
On to the Gila Forest
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Friday, August 2
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Out of the (electronic) Darkness
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Friday, August 2
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The South Team is hosted at a Ghost Town in NM
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Wednesday, July 31
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First Day Highlight
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