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Show yourself!

Grab your bear can or camp chair, kick your feet up and chew the fat about anything Sierra Nevada related that doesn't quite fit in any of the other forums. Within reason, (and the HST rules and guidelines) this is also an anything goes forum. Tell stories, discuss wilderness issues, music, or whatever else the High Sierra stirs up in your mind.
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby markskor » Wed Jun 27, 2012 11:56 am

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The weekly watercolor artist, Robert Dvorak, at the Yosemite Art Institute asked me if I would sit for him after class.
Mountainman who swims with trout



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Re: Show yourself!

Postby Ozark Flip » Thu Jun 28, 2012 5:39 am

Where's the bong????

It is incredible what you guys do with those watercolors Mark. I have the Upper & Lower Yosemite Falls watercolor you gifted me hanging in my bedroom (please keep your "about time something hung was in that room" comments to yourself).

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Re: Show yourself!

Postby Troutdog 59 » Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:53 am

Now thats pretty cool indeed Mark. I didnt check, but I'm guessing your the only poster in the "Show yourself" topic that has their image as a water color. Very nice indeed!!
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Or you'll find that you're joining in
The turning away"
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby Carne_DelMuerto » Thu Jul 05, 2012 12:23 pm

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I suppose I should post an image in case I cross paths with ay HST members on the trail. Here I am this last Friday on my way into Emigrant Wilderness.

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Wonder is rock and water and the life that lives in-between.
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby lostcoyote » Sun Sep 30, 2012 3:21 pm

on the bridge south of kern hot springs Image

at tunemah lake
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i probably hold the world record for being the heaviest person to trek through ionian basin & tunemah - LOL
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby dbogey » Tue Nov 27, 2012 7:17 pm

Decent into Marion lake

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Just another day in paradise
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby FeetFirst » Thu Dec 13, 2012 3:34 pm

Here's one from last fall:
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One of the rare times I'm not wearing sun glasses:
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My friend surprised me and pulled a couple of Heines out of his pack. They were even COLD! This is what pure happiness looks like:
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I'm still rather convinced that you can achieve more than you've ever dreamed of if you just lower your standards.
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby sparky » Mon Dec 24, 2012 1:28 pm

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I look as if I am seeing aliens in the sky :bear:
There is a million ways to be human, all are worthwhile.

True happiness is the absence of striving for happiness.
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby schmalz » Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:23 am

After 8 days in Seki last summer.

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Re: Show yourself!

Postby rlown » Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:38 am

Nary a grey hair on either of your heads.. :\

I miss hair :(
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Re: Show yourself!

Postby Bluewater » Tue Jan 29, 2013 4:22 pm

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More than a few gray hairs, but still smiling.

SHR 2012,

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Garnet Lake 2011,

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North - South Lake 2012,

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Re: Show yourself!

Postby dunegoat » Fri Apr 19, 2013 8:32 pm

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FNG checking in.

Hi, I'm Randy and I'm an alcohol.... nevermind wrong forum.

Orange County born and raised. Been hiking/backpacking for a couple of decades. Getting ready to do the HST from Sequoia to Whitney in August. I was just introduced to this forum and thought I'd say hi before I start posting and asking questions and stuff.
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