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by DayTripper
Tue Sep 29, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: General Glacier Discussion
Topic: Remembering Hockey Ref
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Remembering Hockey Ref

Hello Chatters,

Remembering Andy Anderson AKA "Hockey Ref" on his birthday. Andy was an important part of this forum. May you Rest In Peace.

Respectfully,
Daytripper
by DayTripper
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: General Glacier Discussion
Topic: Remembering Hockey Ref
Replies: 8
Views: 1350

Re: Remembering Hockey Ref

Image

Here is the Swiftcurrent cairn with our remembrance to Andy back in 2015.

Daytripper

Flickr photo link
https://flic.kr/p/zj1hsc
by DayTripper
Sun Sep 29, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: General Glacier Discussion
Topic: Remembering Hockey Ref
Replies: 8
Views: 1350

Remembering Hockey Ref

Hello All Chatters,

Remembering Hockey Ref on his Birthday! His spirit lives on in this forum.

Regards,
DayTripper
by DayTripper
Sun Oct 01, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: General Glacier Discussion
Topic: Andy Anderson (Hockey Ref) Day on Glacier Chat
Replies: 19
Views: 4054

Re: Andy Anderson (Hockey Ref) Day on Glacier Chat

Dear Chatters, Please forgive me if I have caused any disrespect towards Mr. Anderson, or The National Park Service, with my suggestion of adding a cairn to the Swiftcurrent Pass. I simply was trying to honor the legacy of one of this forums prime contributors from the past. I learned a great deal f...
by DayTripper
Fri Sep 29, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: General Glacier Discussion
Topic: Andy Anderson (Hockey Ref) Day on Glacier Chat
Replies: 19
Views: 4054

Andy Anderson (Hockey Ref) Day on Glacier Chat

Hello All Chatters, I propose Sept 29th be proclaimed Hockey Ref Day. Today would have been Andy Anderson's 64th birthday, he departed this world all to soon a little over three years ago, and is dearly missed by many on this forum. In dedication, and memory, of Mr. Anderson let us all add a ceremon...
by DayTripper
Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Hiking
Topic: Trail Angels and Mishaps
Replies: 37
Views: 7307

Re: Trail Angels and Mishaps

I like this thread. My wife experienced a trail angel near the Grand Canyon September of 2011, 9/11, 911, I hope we don't have an emergency! Cathedral Wash Trail Angel 9/11 My wife experienced her Trail Angel during a hike of Cathedral Wash in the Glen Canyon Recreation Area this is near Lees Ferry,...
by DayTripper
Sat Aug 27, 2016 4:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Re: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

Hey Chatters, It's time I finish this trip report! Thur. Aug. 13- Grinnell Glacier Overlook Trail, Swiftcurrent Trail to MGH area Here is the photo album link again: https://flic.kr/s/aHskkQKaPN It has been awhile since my last post on this August 2015 trip. I had left off with our arrival at the Gr...
by DayTripper
Thu Mar 10, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Re: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

Wed. Aug. 12- Highline Trail to Granite Park Chalet, Overnight at Chalet I am back with our trip report from this past August. As in the other posts about this trip, I will start with the link to the flickr photo album. Here it is: https://flic.kr/s/aHskkQKaPN Today we are hiking the divided Hockey ...
by DayTripper
Tue Dec 01, 2015 3:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two Med Ski
Replies: 11
Views: 3360

Re: Two Med Ski

Crooked Wood,

Welcome to the forum. Thanks for your pictures, they are striking! I look forward to more.

DayTripper
by DayTripper
Sat Nov 28, 2015 7:49 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Re: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

Hello, It has been a little while since my last post. I was following our KC Royals win the World Series, and then I was having trouble with login. The login troubles appear to be fixed, so here is the fourth post of our trip this August. Tues. Aug. 11- Hiked out Sperry Chalet, GTTS Rd to Rising Sun...
by DayTripper
Fri Oct 23, 2015 3:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Re: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

teapot57, Forrest was our waiter. He is a delightful young man. He would greet us by opening the dining room door for dinner. I believe he is from the SF Bay area, studying computer science at Chicago University. The chalet was in good hands. All the staff at the chalet were great. One of the young ...
by DayTripper
Thu Oct 22, 2015 6:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Re: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

Here is the third installment on our trip. Thanks for your comments. Mon Aug. 10- Comeau Pass Hike, Sperry Chalet Here is the photo album link again: https://flic.kr/s/aHskkQKaPN The weather was warm, there were a few sprinkles of rain early during the night. Looking down towards Lake McDonald it wa...
by DayTripper
Thu Oct 15, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Re: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

Part two of our trip: Sun Aug. 9- Breakfast LML, Trail to Sperry Chalet, Hike to Lake Ellen Wilson Here is the link for the photo album again https://flic.kr/s/aHskkQKaPN I’d been looking forward to this day for a long time. Staying at one of the park chalets has been on by bucket list for a while n...
by DayTripper
Thu Oct 15, 2015 7:49 pm
Forum: Lodging
Topic: Sperry Chalet
Replies: 4
Views: 3804

Re: Sperry Chalet

Tom, As Jen and Lyman have posted the meals at Sperry Chalet are very good. We were lucky to spend two nights there this summer during August. Just after we checked in my wife and I shared lunch. It consisted of a grilled cheese (cheddar) and turkey sandwiches , pretzels and a dill pickle. https://f...
by DayTripper
Wed Oct 14, 2015 11:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th
Replies: 14
Views: 4528

Our Second Trip to GNP: Aug 8-15th

Hey Chatters, I thought it was time I started to post a report of our trip this summer. Thank you to Jen, Pete, Lyman, Dave, and God rest his soul Andy, for all the insights and answered questions in preparation for this vacation. This report will take you daily through our trip. Pace yourselves, th...