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Team: South
Julie Overbaugh
Sunday, September 22
Ouch, but okay

I'm up early, a little before 5:00 a.m. I stay in my sleeping bag to keep warm. I got up at 5: 30, to get coffee, and breakfast was almost ready in the warm cabin. The inside of the tent was covered with ice and the ATVs seats were entirely covered with ice. Today was to be a long day. We were to cover over 30 miles on ATV and over 10 miles hiking. We got an early start leaving about 7:15am. Got to watch the sun rise over the forest. The fall colors were beautiful. We did our first walk around. It was short and sweet. Our ATV driving is much more technical then yesterday. We did the second walk around. Then we had a problem with the shuttle. So we wound up going back to our departure point. I remember driving down the road on my ATV and the rest I can't remember very well. The next thing I remember is waking up, lying on my back in the woods with the ATV a couple of feet from me and not being able to move my left side. I tried shaking the bushes to get someone's attention. I could hear traffic above me. Soon I looked up and there was Cain, and later Jan appeared. With their help I got up and walked up to the road. I sat up on the edge of the road, and then Paul and Richard showed up. Someone sent Dean ahead for medical help. I do know the events took place around noon. They helped me meet up with the other folks, and then we waited for Bob. Bob came in the Pilot to take me to the hospital. In the meantime Cathy washed out my head wound, and Cathy and Richard kept me warm and kept me company ( and kept me entertained). Bob arrived around 2:30 and loaded Cathy and me up and we went to the hospital in Provo. The Emergency room visit was thorough and helpful. I saw the triage nurse immediately and they put me in an ER room. I had several x-rays, no broken bones. They couldn't order an MRI. And the ortho didn't come in to see me. The doctor sewed my lacerations on my forehead after irrigating it copiously. Bob drove Cathy and me back to Price where we stayed in a hotel overnight. We arrived around 9 pm. Cathy took good care of me all night long.

for Sunday, September 22
North South Both




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Team: South
Julie Overbaugh
Trekker Julie Overbough with Secretary Norton
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Friday, September 27
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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
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Manti-Lasal and ATVs
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Friday, September 20
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Day 52-ATV
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Thursday, September 19
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Day51-ATV Roundtable
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Wednesday, September 18
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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
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Day 45- Grand Staircase Escalante
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Thursday, September 12
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Day 44-Climbing out of the Hole in the Rock
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Wednesday, September 11
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Day 43-Last day on Lake Powell
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Tuesday, September 10
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September 10, 2002-Day 42- Tuesday-Lake Powell
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Monday, September 9
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Lake Powell
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Sunday, September 8
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Setting Sail on Lake Powell
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Saturday, September 7
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Day 39-Field Trip with Marcy De Million
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Friday, September 6
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Day 38-leaving Jacob Lake
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Wednesday, September 4
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Condor issue
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Tuesday, September 3
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Trekking and tired
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Monday, September 2
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Up early
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Sunday, September 1
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Saturday, August 31
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Friday, August 30
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Day 31- Rapids
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Thursday, August 29
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Lees Ferry
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Tuesday, August 27
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Day 28-Checkerboard day
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Monday, August 26
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Mountain Bike Ride, 1000 feet elevation gain
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Monday, August 26
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Day 27-sunrise over the Grand Canyon
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Sunday, August 25
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Day 26Leaving Flagstaff
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Saturday, August 24
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Day 25-Flagstaff
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Friday, August 23
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Day 24 - Flagstaff
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Thursday, August 22
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Day 23 - Sleep Interrupted
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Wednesday, August 21
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Day 22-Almost to Flagstaff
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Tuesday, August 20
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Tuesday-Day 21-Cow Pasture
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Monday, August 19
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Day 20 - Mountain Bike Ride
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Sunday, August 18
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On the Road again
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Saturday, August 17
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A Day Off
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Friday, August 16
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Motorcycle MaMa Rides again
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Thursday, August 15
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Motorcycle MaMa Rides
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Wednesday, August 14
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Day 15-Hello Arizona
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Tuesday, August 13
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Day 14-ATV Riding, Leaving New Mexico
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Monday, August 12
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Day 13- Reserve, New Mexico
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Sunday, August 11
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Horse Pack Trip
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Sunday, August 11
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Day 12- End of Horse pack Trip
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Saturday, August 10
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Day 11- Horse pack Trip
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Friday, August 9
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Day 10 - Horse pack Trip
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Thursday, August 8
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Day 9- Horse pack Trip
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Wednesday, August 7
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Day 8-Silver City, New Mexico
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Tuesday, August 6
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Day 7-hiking to Emory Pass
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Monday, August 5
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Day 6 - Backpacking in the Gila National Forest
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Sunday, August 4
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Day 5-Another Day, another Peak
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Saturday, August 3
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Day 4-The Up and Down Day
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Friday, August 2
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Day 3- our first Long Walk
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Thursday, August 1
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Day 2 - Horse Canyon, Steep and Rocky
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Wednesday, July 31
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First Day
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Wednesday, July 31
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The Journey begins!
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Tuesday, July 30
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Training
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Sunday, July 28
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Introduction
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Tuesday, July 23
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1st Entry
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