Category Archives: Boy Scouts

Yak Yak Yak and a Knit Hat for Christmas

The yak (Bos grunniens and Bos mutus) is a long-haired bovid found throughout the Himalaya region of south Central Asia, the Tibetan Plateau and as far north as Mongolia and Russia. Most yaks are domesticated Bos grunniens. There is also … Continue reading

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Snow? Trip

For the past few years my husband’s Boy Scout troop has taken a trip to Mammoth Mountain for fun and to work on the Snow Sports badge.  While the snow this year was ok on the slopes, there was very … Continue reading

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Keep Close to Nature’s heart…

Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. – Muir quoted by Samuel Hall Young in Alaska Days with John … Continue reading

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