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ALASKA & CALIFORNIA  1999, 2002, 2003

ALASKA  1999 (3 weeks) Anchorage; Seward and Homer; bear encounter in Denali National Park; hiking from Camp Denali wilderness lodge; kayaking in Glacier Bay; dental work in Juneau; indigenous art in Sitka

SANTA CRUZ, CALIFORNIA  2002  Stayed in usual winter quarters - a rented beach apartment with views of dolphins, sea otters, pelicans and the occasional whale; lived for the summer in faculty housing on the University of California/Santa Cruz campus; wrote book manuscript about our travels & sent it to eight publishers; some interest, but no acceptance - yet!
  
SAN FRANCISCO  2003 (2 months) Joan diagnosed with active tuberculosis; we cancelled planned eight-month trip to South America, rented a flat in San Francisco and explored the city for two months.
 
CALIFORNIA CAMPING  2003 (5 weeks) Sierra Nevada Mountains: Yosemite National Park plus three state parks in cold, colorful autumn
 
 
 
2004   (SOUTH AMERICA)

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