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Fish Finder

Social climber
Oct 5, 2013 - 10:16am PT
Hey Jingy

My friend Mike from Chicago has been to 3 facelifts and Big Mike was up front left at Yellowpines and is from the Squamish area he was with the group of "meadow walkers"


Moosedrool....great hanging with you, thank you for the great bottle of wine.

Kirin, Kelley,Amy and I enjoyed it last night with dinner.
(All facelifters)


Lynne L thank you for sharing(actually giving me) the roasted Salsa you had
Its always nice seeing you in the Sierras

Andy fukcing cranks and has always created a cool music vibe at YP with many special guests

" let me go on ...... Like whispers in the sun.... Let me go on..."
Timid TopRope

Social climber
'used to be Paradise, CA
Topic Author's Reply - Oct 5, 2013 - 10:27am PT
Hey Fish Finder. Thanks for the nice compliment. I like mixing up the jams and like a lot of ham with my cheese. Thanks for providing some delicious candy to stimulate my mental sweet tooth! Your friends from Malibu and Chicago are super nice too..............group hug...
Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 5, 2013 - 10:47am PT
Group hug too! I'm on the road, Pt. Reyes, writing. Lynnie
Big Mike

Trad climber
BC
Oct 5, 2013 - 11:10am PT
Jingy! I was the 6'7 bushy guy walking around yellow pines with an opiate stare, thanks to my broken back, and soliciting people to walk the meadows with me. Next time we will have to make aquaintaince.

Andy rips it up! I quite enjoyed his tunes all week!! Thanks buddy!

Here's another view of half dome. Thanks to Doug Robinson for the beta on the location.





Edit: LL thanks for the marshmallows!! They made tioga lake camping, that much better.

Group hug
neebee

Social climber
calif/texas
Oct 5, 2013 - 03:04pm PT
hey there say, all... just getting ready to clean house, :))
been neglecting it for a bit more than a week, and with critters a'foot,
well, you can imagine... :)


just wanted to say i love seeing all this and hearing of all the fun
and hard work!!

say, this PAGE, the photos loaded great!
will go back and see more, later this eve, as a reward to myself, :)


also, I POSTED A THANK YOU THREAD!!!
FOR THE WONDERFUL CARD!!!


SOMEWHERE HERE, ON THE OL' TACO, :)


JUST WANTED to let some folks know, in case they did not see it:


"i love it sooooo much"!!!!!

will cherish it always!!!!!!
i keep it around to read, and will do so, from day to day!!!!









keep posting the neat and wonderful shares, you all!!!!!!!
SteveW

Trad climber
The state of confusion
Oct 5, 2013 - 03:38pm PT

Hurray for Jstan, Facelifter extraordinaire!!!!
MisterE

climber
Oct 5, 2013 - 10:34pm PT
Special thanks to Graham, who we met early and ended up giving a ride to Merced. This was in our car when we got home:

Credit: MisterE

Sadly for us, the money was gone...


:)
Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 5, 2013 - 10:54pm PT
It was a joy to make friends with you Big Mike along with your wife and the rest of the Canadian team at Yellow Pines. Glad the marsh mellows were a hit.

Another reason why this forum is so awesome...... I read about Mike's accident snowboarding last year and prayed much for him. So super great to meet him in the real.

Have to say Canadians are super fun to hang with. Cheers, lynnie
T H

Boulder climber
extraordinaire
Oct 5, 2013 - 11:10pm PT
Good to see Fattrad again (if only in photo-form). What the hell did he do to be banned for life?
Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 5, 2013 - 11:32pm PT
The reason most of us come together. Thanks, Ken.
The reason most of us come together. Thanks, Ken.
Credit: LL LL

It's always an awesome gift to me to arrive at the Facelift and greet the rock and my friends.

These guys have been in the Valley long before many of us. So I honor ...
These guys have been in the Valley long before many of us. So I honor them.
Credit: LL LL


Picking up trash in Camp Four I was glad to see the Bolt restored.
Picking up trash in Camp Four I was glad to see the Bolt restored.
Credit: LL LL

It brought back bitter/sweet memories of "The Peoples" Bachar Memorial we held at Columbia Boulder. Ran into quite a few that made that happen including Trundlebum and an English friend.


Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 6, 2013 - 12:00am PT
The magic of light on rock takes you to a new place in this wild and c...
The magic of light on rock takes you to a new place in this wild and crazy, sometimes zany world.
Credit: LL LL

Sometimes when life doesn't make sense, this does. :) Ja!?

The magnificent pine all point up to light and sky. A totem representi...
The magnificent pine all point up to light and sky. A totem representing all of us that come together to love and give to Yosemite.
Credit: LL LL

Looking up is good. Day or night it gets our eyes off the world around...
Looking up is good. Day or night it gets our eyes off the world around us and gives us fresh perspective.
Credit: LL LL



Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 6, 2013 - 12:22am PT
My family surprised me when they showed up Saturday morning. We had a ...
My family surprised me when they showed up Saturday morning. We had a blast "trashing" Camp 4.
Credit: LL LL


10b4me

Ice climber
Bishop/Flagstaff
Oct 6, 2013 - 07:58am PT
Lynne, I really like that picture of sunlight, and shadow on the rocks.
Dr. F.

Trad climber
SoCal
Oct 6, 2013 - 08:53am PT
All you Facelifters should come down to the Blitzo Memorial this Fall!!!

Credit: susan peplow
You don't need to have known Blitzo, he wants everyone to join in the festivities.

Sign in to be in the head count for food.
http://www.supertopo.com/climbers-forum/2224052/Blitzo-Memorial-Service-Joshua-Tree-CA
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Oct 6, 2013 - 09:07am PT
What the hell did he do to be banned for life?

The Quotable Fattrad:

"It wasn't easy."

From DR's presentation on "Why Climb?"  Donuts have a lasting, cumulat...
From DR's presentation on "Why Climb?" Donuts have a lasting, cumulative effect. Probably a major reason there somewhere.
Credit: mouse from merced

Vgavinator

Social climber
Ladera Ranch, CA
Oct 6, 2013 - 09:12am PT
A snowy Friday morning in Tuolomne

A cold, 18 degree morning in Tuolomne <br/>
 <br/>
Still we signed up over 100...
A cold, 18 degree morning in Tuolomne

Still we signed up over 100 volunteers
Credit: Vgavinator
Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 6, 2013 - 09:26am PT
Thanks 10b4me!

I'll be there Dr.F :)

It's an odd feeling being back in civilization.

I'll be spending the next couple days catching up on all the emails and phone messages I've missed over the past few months. When I drove over the Bay Bridge into Peopleville yesterday, it was a bit of a shock. I've always wondered why people cram themselves into stress filled big cities. lynnie
johntp

Trad climber
socal
Oct 6, 2013 - 09:42am PT
Heck yeah! Thanks for the pics and stories. Keep them coming please.
Anastasia

climber
Home
Oct 6, 2013 - 09:54am PT
Lynnie, your family is awesome!!!
Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Oct 6, 2013 - 10:58am PT
Thanks Ana, so is yours!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wish I could have helped more but I had some "stuff" going on and needed to process it all.

You continue to be a beautiful friend....in many ways. lynne
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