1:30. Hike to Donner
Peak -- meet in the meadow.
6 pm. Dinner in the
7:30 pm. After
dinner speaker: Bill Oudegeest,
Donner Summit Historical Society, "Constructing
the 1867 Transcontinental Railway Tunnel 6" Bill is the creator of the
20 Mile Museum.
Update on Royal Gorge by the Truckee Donner Land Trust - dining
9 pm. Stories around the campfire
in the meadow; S'mores and brandy
During Saturday and Sunday there are a number of
wonderful hikes, many with themes, organized by Rick Ramos.
On Saturday there will be a large menu of
hikes with interesting themes. A photography instructor will lead a
hike and instruct participants on framing a picture in the forest
and mountains. Also a geologist will lead a hike and talk on the
geology of the area.
There will be more hikes on Sunday morning,
of shorter duration
7:30 am. Prepare
sack lunch in the living room.
8:00 am. Breakfast in
the dining room.
9:15 HIKES. Meet
in the north meadow.
1 pm. Swim in Flora
3 pm. Wine and cheese reception
at Hutchinson Lodge.
Music by well known cellist David Eby
4:30 - Walk the Joel Brody Memorial Trail.
6 pm. Special Dinner.
7:30 pm. Evening speaker: Chris McMorris,
Architectural Historian,"Historic Preservation and the Clair Tappaan
Lodge" (Living room)
The historic clips below show
construction of the original parts of the lodge in 1934-5.
(click on arrow beneath the clip)
8:30 Silent Auction results
-- living room
8:45 pm. Dance to Music
by Mountain Fire - living room
HIKE SIGN-UP -- at
Registration and later in the Library