[Cdt-l] Team Creason on the way!

Haidee DeLuca haidee.heyward at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 12:00:50 CDT 2009


Dear all-

Team Creason (Cruiser and Reason)  are on the way!  We should arrive in
Columbus on the 4th or 5th.  Fingers crossed we won't get swine flu on the
bus.

Thanks for all of the advice and suggestions.  We're excited!

Cruiser

Haidee Michie Heyward DeLuca
http://teamcreason.blogspot.com/

"If you rest, you rust."  Helen Hayes


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>   5. Re: Big Sandy Lodge (Doug-Sue)
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>   7. Big Sandy Lodge (Jim and_or Ginny Owen)
>   8. reminder (KS1007 at aol.com)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 14:38:23 -0700 (PDT)
> From: shane wohlken <darkbodhi at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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> Just an FYI on Big Sandy Lodge, I e-mailed Tim at BSL regarding whether
> they still accept packages for thru-hikers, and this is the response he
> e-mailed to me:
>
> "Hi, Due to a break-in of my cabin for a hiker to get his package last
> season,we won't be doing this service any longer, it will be removed from
> the website.  Tim"
>
> So it doesn't look good folks :-(
>
> The Gimp
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> Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 17:42:44 -0400
> From: "Doug-Sue" <doug-sue71 at comcast.net>
> Subject: Re: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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> This is very sad news.  I wonder if CDT hikers offered to take up a
> collection and pay for his damages if he would reconsider?  I would be
> willing to contribute some if I might not ever be able to use BSL myself
> just to help other CDT hikers.
>
> -Red Doug
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "shane wohlken" <darkbodhi at yahoo.com>
> To:
> Sent: Wednesday, April 29, 2009 5:38 PM
> Subject: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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> >
> > Just an FYI on Big Sandy Lodge, I e-mailed Tim at BSL regarding whether
> > they still accept packages for thru-hikers, and this is the response he
> > e-mailed to me:
> >
> > "Hi, Due to a break-in of my cabin for a hiker to get his package last
> > season,we won't be doing this service any longer, it will be removed from
> > the website.  Tim"
> >
> > So it doesn't look good folks :-(
> >
> > The Gimp
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> Message: 3
> Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 18:25:32 -0400
> From: Brett <blisterfree at yahoo.com>
> Subject: Re: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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> Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 20:00:08 -0400
> From: Jim and_or Ginny Owen <spiriteagle99 at hotmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
> To: <darkbodhi at yahoo.com>, cdt-l <cdt-l at backcountry.net>
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> I tried calling Tim yesterday, but got his answering sevice. No return call
> yet.
>
>
>
> No surprise about the answer - he's been hassled for the last five years or
> more
>
> by hikers who seem to think they're something special and have forgotten
> the
>
> meaning of the words courtesy and respect.
>
>
>
> We used Big Sandy for both of our thrus.  Now we won't have that option for
> the next
>
> one. In '99 he was enthusiastic and cooperative.  By 2006, he'd been burned
> too many
>
> times by hikers who demanded maximum service for minimum (zero???) cost.
>  And now
>
> some a$$---e has given him good reason to cut off service.
>
>
>
> Sorry, gang - but I'm on his side.   He doesn't get paid enough to put up
> with the crap
>
> that some (although not all ) hikers give him.
>
>
>
> So - who's gonna be the one to screw up the deal at Benchmark?
>
>
>
> Jim
>
> http://www.spiriteaglehome.com/
>
>
>
> > Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 14:38:23 -0700
> > From: darkbodhi at yahoo.com
> > To: cdt-l at backcountry.net
> > Subject: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
> >
> >
> > Just an FYI on Big Sandy Lodge, I e-mailed Tim at BSL regarding whether
> they still accept packages for thru-hikers, and this is the response he
> e-mailed to me:
> >
> > "Hi, Due to a break-in of my cabin for a hiker to get his package last
> season,we won't be doing this service any longer, it will be removed from
> the website. Tim"
> >
> > So it doesn't look good folks :-(
> >
> > The Gimp
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> Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 22:38:02 -0400
> From: "Doug-Sue" <doug-sue71 at comcast.net>
> Subject: Re: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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> Do we have this hikers ID?  Seems like someone should know who he his.
>
>
>  ----- Original Message -----
>  From: Brett
>  To:
>  Sent: Wednesday, April 29, 2009 6:25 PM
>  Subject: Re: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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>  Anyone know whether the CDTA still monitors this list?
>
>  shane wohlken wrote:
> Just an FYI on Big Sandy Lodge, I e-mailed Tim at BSL regarding whether
> they still accept packages for thru-hikers, and this is the response he
> e-mailed to me:
>
> "Hi, Due to a break-in of my cabin for a hiker to get his package last
> season,we won't be doing this service any longer, it will be removed from
> the website.  Tim"
>
> So it doesn't look good folks :-(
>
> The Gimp
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> Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009 12:14:44 EDT
> From: KS1007 at aol.com
> Subject: [Cdt-l] Nobo's
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> just dropped off richard (dads grin) and ted (ted D  bear) a little north
> of deming for their trek north towards emory pass - I  believe that these
> two
> will be our last Nobo's for this season - getting rather  warm here - had a
> nice visit yesterday with stumpknocker and mrs. gorp when they  came down
> to get his truck and drive it back to pie town
> keith and mary
> angels
> deming
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> Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009 12:22:34 -0400
> From: Jim and_or Ginny Owen <spiriteagle99 at hotmail.com>
> Subject: [Cdt-l] Big Sandy Lodge
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> Just talked to Tim at Big Sandy.  He asked that Big Sandy be removed from
> all books,
>
> websites, etc with respect to CDT resupply.  It'll be removed from
> spiriteaglehome.com
>
> tonight.
>
>
>
> So... those who are hiking this year should make alternate resupply plans
> for that section
>
> of the trail.  Pinedale is a possible option, but be aware that there's a
> gas boom and motel
>
> rooms  are likely to be in really short supply, so don't count on actually
> staying there.
>
>
>
> Jim
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> http://www.spiriteaglehome.com/
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> Message: 8
> Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009 12:29:51 EDT
> From: KS1007 at aol.com
> Subject: [Cdt-l] reminder
> To: cdt-l at backcountry.net
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> in conversation with a hiker it was mentioned that  maybe I should send out
> a reminder to hikers and their use of stock tanks for  bathing purposes -
> with warmer weather coming on I'm sure the tanks look very  inviting for a
> swim - this angers the ranchers to no end since the cows won't  drink from
> them after human use - we have a big problem "down south" with  illegals
> using
> the tanks to bathe and swim in - the rancher has to empty the  tank, rinse
> it out, and refill it - I'm sure it's the same "up north" - it's  okay to
> dip
> water from the tank and take bandana baths
> keith and mary
> trail angels
> deming, NM
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