Monthly Archives: September 2012

I never could spell "Shoffeitt" anyways

There are some coworkers, that when they leave the company, it has an impact. You will really miss working with them. Consider the videos below my tribute to John Shoffeitt, a most excellent network engineer. They were taken on 1) Lembert Dome and… Continue reading

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Half Dome from tenaya canyon overlook. and then a walk thru the woods

We spent the final full day in Yosemite doing two very different hikes. We went from Omsted point, and hiked away from the crowds towards North Dome. And then had a delightful hike thru the woods (fire damaged) all the way to Harden Lake (and a sw… Continue reading

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Yosemite – the Amazing Gaylor/Granite Lakes

The top hike by far, was a 9 hour sojourn thru the magnificent Gaylor/Granite lakes . We started at the Tioga pass east entrance, at around 9945 feet altitude. The initial part was a brutal (for me) slog up to the initial pass. Keeping in mind tha… Continue reading

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domes and more domes

We spent Thursday exploring the domes near Tuolumne meadows, as a acclimation exercise. And also just to stretch our legs after all the travel on Wednesday. We did Lembert dome and pothole dome. Lembert was a nice first hike, with outstanding view… Continue reading

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