[January 2013] Sunday was my 59th ‘hike’. The first was June 14, 2012: a 3 mile vigorous walk on Edgewood Road in street clothes while waiting out Palo Alto traffic. My ideal weekly outing now is a hike from Los Gatos to Mt. El Sombroso and back, weather and work permitting. I have done it …
Almaden Quicksilver County Park 2 mile Sunday stroll New Almaden Trail
4 1/2 mile hike takes a while… it get dark so the flashlight becomes useful for the six year old… The boy’s ‘consequence’ hike.
I went for a run for the first time in years. I would not count anything since about 1987 as a run – just a few runs across Berkeley. This is a big achievement for me, since I had been dismissed from sports in 1981 due to hip pain affected by running. I learned this …
At the Senador Mine horse trough. Fish and play.
Thanks to the Smiths for taking Henry to allow CopperPlate Design to focus on the YouthShakes site. I could not have kept him busy for that long. I could keep myself busy on a long hike. Really pushed myself. 10# of water, egg, raisins. Up&down. Hike 43 of this new habit. Kennedy Trail Woods Road …
Saturday Sept 29 2012, 215PM to 630PM incl a 15 minute rest: 12 miles round trip 2400 ft elevation. Tough for me. Kennedy Trail, Wood Road trail, Mount El Sombroso… Thank you to the Smiths for allowing Copperplate Design to focus and for me to walk. Power lines into South Bay
Woods Road trail view South to Umunhum Hot day Saturday 29th. 12mi, 2400′, 4hr elapsed time (oops: Not Sambroso or Sombrosa. It is Sombroso)
Kennedy Trail east 2/3 up the hill.