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September 22 Upper Platte

Lois Goldstein  | Published on 9/22/2017
Half of the group met for lunch at Rico's before the trip, while the rest were ready to go when we arrived at the access an hour later.  The temp went over 90 degrees, and there were both planned and unplanned swim breaks.  Great blue heron sighting.  A bit of walking as we crossed the lake, but it felt good to be in the water!
Twelve TAPC members: Dorelle, Deena, Glenn, Sara, Henry, Betty & Mike, Lois & John, Tracie, Marlene (plus shuttle bunny Marv), John W from TX

Photos from Glenn and John H.

Lois taking a dip


John taking it easy, cooling down


John squared and Piper re-entering the sunshine


Mike looking refreshed!


A rest break in the shade: Betty, Sara, Mike, Tracie


Lois entering a cool culvert


Mike and Dorelle nearing the end


Glenn & Lois in the flat section