6 hikes in 6 days - 12/26 to 1/1

O'Melveny with Dad,

Eaton Canyon with Kate and

Samantha (and Cece),

The Pacific Crest Trail at Vasquez Rocks, O'Melveny again (just because),

Placerita Canyon with Kate,

Samantha, and Cece,

and Dirt Mulholland with Carol, Dan, Kate, Samantha, and Cece.



Trip to the Sierras - 9/20 to 9/22

Stopped at Dehy Park,

Rock Creek Lake

(where we had a picnic lunch),

Convict Lake, McGee Creek,

Devil's Postpile,

and Kennedy Meadows.  


I also did some star

photography at Convict Lake.




Trip to California - 7/4 to 7/11


O'Melveny (twice)

Kennedy Meadows

The Sierras

Placerita Canyon




Steve has a triple-bypass

4/21 to 4/29


Nine days in the hospital.  

The surgery went very well,

but I had a lot of drainage so I

had to stay a few extra days.