What was your record for the most people lost during a drive to/from an Outing Club destination?
In the pre-walkie-talkie age, I would say ten. I think on one trip, two cars decided to stop for liquor and we didn’t see them again for a couple of hours.
In your essay, our ever-colorful Grandpa called one of your friends "Cider Barrel." What was your favorite car ride with Grandpa?
I would have to say the half-hour argument between Grandpa and Grandma about the use of helicopters in traffic enforcement. The debate centered around whether or not the helicopter actually lands and pulls people over, with the helicopter pilot coming out to give out speeding tickets.
You walked The Northville-Placid trail. Tell us your favorite memory from that experience.
The Northville-Placid trail is a 150 mile north-south trail through
What is your dream nature vacation?
I think that would have to be climbing