2005 Gold Lake Run
Family Jeeping since 1957

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September 17 & 18, 2005

Vicki and Jim D were treated to a full moon rising
over the Sierras as they drove up Friday night
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Saturday morning found Jim D, Vicki with their son JD and Granddaughter Stasha, Al & Kathy, Richard and Jim L, Tom and prospective member Tim at the Gold Lake campsite
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We drove from Gold Lake down Gold Lake Highway to Sardine Lakes.
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Richard and Jim L scouted a trail out to Sardine Lake,
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while the rest of us followed the paved road to Packer Saddle.

We drove south along the Sierra Buttes Trail. We stopped for lunch at a spot Tom and Al had picked out on their scouting trip. There were trails leading off in different directions, just waiting to be explored.
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    Looking up at Sierra Buttes you can see the Fire Lookout Tower
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Tim discovered that his front was not in four wheel drive
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Richard makes it look easy
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Tim tightening a loose bolt and reconnecting the
vacuum line for his front four wheel drive
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The view above Deer Lake
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Stopping for a pose under the fallen tree
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Because it is there
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Sunday morning all packed up
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