Each year we send a holiday letter via Mailchimp and post it here for the records. December 2022 Dear family and friends, 2022 was a perfect example of what has become our standard lifestyle, trying to stuff 20 pounds of activities into a 10-pound bag. Most of our activities involve visits from family and friends, flying to fun places, and …
Ten Days of Water Fasting
I followed in Nancy’s footsteps and did 10-day water-only fast at True North Health Center.
Hangar Erection is Proceeding Well
This is a quick progress report on the hangar showing pictures of the frame going up.
Malcolm has a new owner as we decided to sell based upon the current market conditions.
A.J. and Debbie Visit us in Genoa
Longtime friends AJ and Debbie visit from North Carolina.
“S” Arrives in Style
Steve’s new glider, call sign “S”, is delivered to Steve at the Minden-Tahoe airport.
Steve’s Long Hike
I hiked from our house in Genoa up the Sierras to the Lake Tahoe ‘Bench’ viewpoint to the Spooner Trailhead. It was 20 miles with 4200′ elevation gain.
Hangar has launched its pad!
The concrete pad of Steve’s 90×90 hangar has been poured.
Visitors for the Reno Air Races
We had visitors join us for the Reno Air Races and we explored the Carson Valley / Tahoe area as well. It’s always great to have company so we do sightseeing things we normally put off.
Sailplane is in TN
My new sailplane is at the US distributor being checked out for delivery.
It took a while, but the hangar is finally launched.
Favorite Genoa Hike
I have developed a favorite hike that originates at my home, logs 11 miles and 1500 elevation gain, has great views, and works well for the dogs and me.