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Capitol with a 7 & 8 year old

Postby Scott » Tue Sep 07, 2010 4:01 am

I guess I may have a more detailed trip report later (I haven't decided if I'll write one or not), but here are a few photos from last weekend.

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I hope you enjoy them.
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Postby MoapaPk » Tue Sep 07, 2010 4:10 am

Very cool.

You need to get that kid a right-sized down jacket!
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Postby drjohnso1182 » Tue Sep 07, 2010 4:12 am

It was very irresponsible of those kids to drag you old guys up such a demanding route :shock: :wink:
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Postby NeilD » Tue Sep 07, 2010 2:21 pm

Scott -- it's been fun watching him grow into that green down parka over the years! Nice work...very cool to see. I have an adopted two-year-old from Lesotho coming in a few months and I can't wait to start hiking with him. Thanks for setting a good example!

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Postby Tonka » Tue Sep 07, 2010 4:14 pm

Congrats.

It was the funniest thing watching him drag that green coat down the trail by the sleeve during the SP gathering. I may have a pic at home, I'll check.
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Postby Clark_Griswold » Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:14 pm

Looks like fall is setting in up there, judging by the first picture. Man, summer goes fast.
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Postby Tonka » Tue Sep 07, 2010 11:21 pm

Don't have a dragging pic but here is the "coat" :)

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Postby Scott » Wed Sep 08, 2010 4:02 am

You need to get that kid a right-sized down jacket!


He is growing into it. :wink:

June 2007:

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November 2007:

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January 2008:

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November 2008:

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January 2009:

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August 2009:

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November 2009:

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February 2010:

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September 2010:

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Postby Jabberwocky » Wed Sep 08, 2010 7:49 pm

Fantastic! You are one way cool Dad!

They will have wonderful, lifelong memories of climbing with their Father. You're their Hero.

Incredible photos too. Brings back such vivid remembrances of climbing Capitol.

Please write a trip report! And get the young men to add their own views! Many would enjoy hearing some reports from a child's vantage point.

You are an inspiration, Scott. Thanks for sharing.
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Postby MoapaPk » Wed Sep 08, 2010 7:58 pm

Nov 2007 pic is precious -- sort of a teletubbie / Jaba-the-Hutt convention, but much cuter.
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