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Splattski style pic
Yesterday, on a remote western Utah desert peak, Conger Peak, another "splattski" pic was taken on the summit. SP member Greg and myself were the participants and you can tell by our smiles that we not only enjoyed getting this rarely visited and remote summit (only two other register entries in 5 years), we were enjoying the aspect of taking a "splattski" style pic. Steve, what have you started?

Oh yes, the orange hats were our "protection" against the opening day of rifle hunting season in Utah. We passed a few hunters on the way into the peak but saw none in the area we went into.
10-17-09

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lcarreauYeah ...

lcarreau

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Splattski and orange hats !!!

What else could you ask for ???
Posted Oct 19, 2009 1:00 am

DeanRe: Yeah ...

Dean

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Cabela's sells a lot of these colored hats at this time of year. I have a Cabela's just two miles from where I live in Lehi so I have access to unlimited orange hats.
Posted Oct 19, 2009 9:48 am

KadeeRe: Yeah ...

Kadee

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Looking good boys! :-) Congrats on Conger.
Posted Oct 19, 2009 10:54 am

gjagielsLOL...

gjagiels

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Great pic Dean! What I think people don't understand is this "splattski" picture of yours took extreme concentration and skill! Hopefully one day I'll have the ability to pull off such a pic. :-)

BTW, that orange hat came in handy the next day in the Wah Wah's-Thanks!
Posted Oct 19, 2009 6:17 pm

DeanRe: LOL...

Dean

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Thanks Greg, you are so right about the skill and extreme concentration. I had to take two to get it right. Of course, your presence is what made this one a success, you were cheering me on as I made the "splattski" effort work. I'm glad the hat kept the hunters from mistaking you for a deer.
Posted Oct 19, 2009 7:57 pm

lcarreauRe: LOL...

lcarreau

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Seems a person can never be too careful these
days, especially during deer and elk season.

Actually, "deer liver" IS a delicacy when
cooked over a low flame with sweet red onions.

After I get the "duffersitz" down, I'll have
to work on my "splattski" maneuver.

Excellent work, Dean!
Posted Oct 19, 2009 8:40 pm

DeanRe: LOL...

Dean

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Thank you Larry, it is humbling to get such recognition for this new found skill. Now if I could only make myself look about 40 years younger.
Posted Oct 19, 2009 8:44 pm

Deltaoperator17Rookies

Deltaoperator17

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LOL, rookies!
Posted Oct 21, 2009 5:31 pm

imontopNice!

imontop

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But Dean, you're kinda crowding Greg out. Half the picture is you....and your hat. Don't let GQ magazine get a hold of this one! LOL
Posted Oct 23, 2009 11:39 pm

DeanRe: Nice!

Dean

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I have to crowd Greg out since he is such a good looking kid. Next summit we do together, I'll have Greg hold the camera and even the score. And btw, it'd be ARRP that would be interested in this shot, not GQ.
Posted Oct 24, 2009 7:49 am

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