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Whoa, y’all really like me.

Time to find out how to buy more bandwidth, I guess.

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Day 12: WARNING: Picture of dirty hobbit feet

Despite all the physical effort, I seem to be rather untalented at sleeping while in the wilderness. From about 2:30 til 3:30 AM, I was wide awake and reading a book on my iPhone. (No, I didn’t have a cell … Continue reading

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Day 11: This far, no farther

I woke at about 4:00 in the morning to what I thought was wind moving through the nearby trees. Then I heard the sound again. It wasn’t wind. I lifted my head out of the sleeping bag and held my … Continue reading

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Day 10: This one ends on a cliffhanger

I woke up at the trailhead. It was 35 degrees and I couldn’t feel my fingers. I still had food to sort out; I knew I’d overpacked, but didn’t know by how much. At the picnic table I sorted everything … Continue reading

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This has nothing to do with road trip.

(If you’re just here for road trip business, watch Jon Stewart and then move on.) The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c September 11, 2001 www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog … Continue reading

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Day 8: Kevin sees bears

I was up and on my way at the usual time. I crossed back into Glacier just as the ranger was raising the flag, but only to half-mast, and I had to ask her why she’d done that. Oh yeah, … Continue reading

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Who just completed a five-day backpacking itinerary in three days flat?

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Hiking the Bob

(Author’s note: Okay, I’m out of time here. Still have several pre-written blog posts to publish, but you just gotta wait until I get back.) Just south of and bordering Glacier National Park is a large area that goes by … Continue reading

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Day 6: It’s what soldiers eat.

It got cold overnight. Very cold. I woke a little later than expected, partly because I’d placed my jacket over my face to keep my nose from freezing and so missed the sunrise. By 8:00 though I was out of … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh, Day 5

Even the snowmen will soon be unemployed. I’m a bit sad I missed yesterday’s show from El Rushbo, which surely included the juiciest nuggets in response to Obama’s State of the Union address. Instead he kicks off today’s show by … Continue reading

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