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avatar What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 04:14PM


He no need no stinkin trail!

Please come back when you are 70 and also doing this.

Thanks



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 05:59PM
Bowing to his greatness Old Dude!!!!



The body betrays and the weather conspires, hopefully, not on the same day.
Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 06:14PM
Give us a few years. THis is M working her way down the granite slabs above Lake Vernon ...less than ten years short of 70. The actual number is classified information.





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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 07:13PM
Me tinks ewe in trubble! hehehe

Here be Z Old Guy at 60 in the same area:


and then:


I'm not kidding. He's 60 in those faux toes... and the one above was taken last weekend.

Gotta luv the first one. Can you just read his mind?

Hey, what can I say? I made it thru just fine thanks. wink

Have fun and don't stop hike-on



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 07:15PM
Also... do you like that it seems he hasn't changed his shirt in a decade?

tongue sticking out smiley



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 01:45AM
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chick-on

Also... do you like that it seems he hasn't changed his shirt in a decade?

tongue sticking out smiley

I presume that's because he only buys quality clothing that lasts and lasts through the years.

No need to purchase new stuff if the old stuff is still in good condition. wink

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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 07:30AM
Me purty sure he's had about 20 of those shirts.



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 12:47PM
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chick-on
Me purty sure he's had about 20 of those shirts.

Nothing wrong with that.
Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 06:32AM
I would just like to point out that we didn't have to bushwhack, and we were always walking, not clambering class IV style.

Route finding is a skill that you learn...with age?



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 07:36AM
I'll try that way next time. Been up and down it many many times since that first time up it.
There's a zillion ways up and down. I like to mix it up baby. I like bush. tongue sticking out smiley

Goes down it with snow shoes tooz:


Herez the top with da license plate marka in da tree:


Have funs



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Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 08:20PM
Looking good.
avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 09:02PM
Old Dude rocks. And he makes a mean breakfast....
avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 18, 2014 05:41AM
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Bearproof
Old Dude rocks. And he makes a mean breakfast....
+99999999. And peels a mean grapefruit.

Some foe-toes of Da Man this past July...

Approaching Basket Dome:


At the zen tree on Basket. I had to stand on the uphill side just to be eye-to-eye:


On Mt. Watkins, I think:




Heading up the NE buttress of Watkins (and, as it turns out, avoiding a sure-death tree fall):


On the way up Pothole:




Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 01/18/2014 05:43AM by JRinGeorgia.
avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 18, 2014 08:38PM
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Bearproof
Old Dude rocks. And he makes a mean breakfast....

Old Dude makes hot chocolate from scratch using minced chocolate melted in a sauce pan, too!



The body betrays and the weather conspires, hopefully, not on the same day.
avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 15, 2014 11:30PM
I heard a rumor that after bushwacking to the river, Old Dude made use of an old fire ring and tried to bar-b-que Chick-on avec les pieds



The body betrays and the weather conspires, hopefully, not on the same day.
avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 07:37AM
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Bee
I heard a rumor that after bushwacking to the river, Old Dude made use of an old fire ring and tried to bar-b-que Chick-on avec les pieds

Nut much I can do if the turkeys no read the brochure!



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 08:21AM
I mean... sheesh... tell him to pull my finger and I get this:


So wutt ya spect?



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 08:38AM
Later that evening:





Old Dude
avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 09:07AM
Still waiting for it to hatch:



(note that Z old guy got a diff colour shirt on)



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 16, 2014 01:04PM
Later still:

avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 17, 2014 07:52AM
Damn I look Tasty. Eat me. tongue sticking out smiley



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avatar Re: What a 95 Percenter Looks Like
January 17, 2014 09:53AM
Not bad looking for something stuffed with Chinese floor sweepings. Yum!Feed ME!
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