Tracy S. Morris

Quirky Mysteries, Screwball Fantasy and Sassy History

Archive for June, 2009

17:56 New trip photos and diary excerpts are up. Today was the Chaco canyon portion. tiny.cc/VobgM # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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In which we visited ruins and had the bejubus scared out of us.

This is more of the excerpt from my trip diary for the great summer vacation of 09. 6-17-09 (Wednesday) After a relatively early rise, and a 6-hour drive from Utah across to northwestern New Mexico, we arrived at Chaco Canyon.  The plan was to camp in the park, but they apparently discovered a pit house while […]

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04:16 I have just returned from Fallen. Now I must come down from the awesome of robot fu. # 13:33 My trip report for the Wire Pass hike is up. tinyurl.com/lexpkm # 17:32 104 degrees out? In june? Seriously? # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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In which there is more hiking, and some scrambiling.

6-16-09 (Tuesday) Today’s hike is supposed to be easier, because everyone is tired and muscle sore from yesterday’s hike.  If I sit still for very long, I stiffen up, but the worst aches are in my hips and calves.  Not surprising because the hike was steep in some parts, and there was a lot of […]

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21:08 Wating on husband to text further instructions. # 21:28 Husband: pick up tkts for transformers tomorrow night. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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13:40 First part of trip diary and photos are up. tinyurl.com/llxxfy # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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In which there is a long car ride, and a lot of walking.

I’ve been promising a trip report on the great desert hike of 09.  This is taken mostly from my trip diary, with photos, so if it’s a bit rambly in spots, I do apologize.  But I do give you photos, so at least there are pretty pictures to look at. Some Background for context:  My […]

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16:40 Home safe. Phone is fixed. I can now contact the mothership. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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23:37 Off the trail, done with the hike and ready for a shower. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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I made it off the trail alright.

Just wanted to let you guys know that the vacation is nearly over.  We sailed through the desert hiking with relative ease, and I got some great photos. I’m back in telephone and internet range, and more importantly, at a KOA with a shower.  I’ll be home saturday night.  longer update later, but I just […]

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