S: The Everest Escape - A Mountain Top Experience - 2011
1: The Everest Escape Ruidoso, New Mexico July, 2011 A Mountain Top Experience! | Photo taken by Kathryn Everest looking down into Ruidoso, NM
2: The Reunion Week started with a trip up the mountain from the house in Arlington with Kakee driving Al, Parker and Jackson in one car and Tom driving Dad, Mama, and Dorothy in the other car. What a caravan! Can't wait for others to get here! | Ruidoso, New Mexico and the Everest Escape
4: Uncle Tom makes GREAT ribs! | That's what I'm talkin' about!! | Lip-smackin' GOOD!
5: Uncle Al and Uncle Tom say, "You better get ready boys! It's gonna be a good, good time!"
6: Alto Lakes Golf and Country Club | Drowning by Uncle Tom!
7: Let the GAMES begin! | Parker and Uncle Tom | Parker and Jackson
8: Coaching, coaching, coaching! What a great time the "boys" had playing ball. Uncle Tom says "Thumb down. Make the football pronate! Baseball throws to the left - football throws to the right - thumb down to the ground." | Parker and Uncle Al | Parker and Uncle Tom
9: Coaching, coaching, and more coaching! Uncle Al says "Your arm is a noodle - gotta use your whole shoulder. Thumb down to the right to make the football pronate!" | Uncle Al and Jackson
10: Dinner at Casa Blanca
11: We are on our way Coach Pa Pa and Granny. We are on the plane! | We can't wait 'til the whole bunch gets here!
12: Great Granddaughters unite!
14: Will the deer really eat from our hands? | Hailee, Kenedy, Dorothy, Kerrig and Gwynaeth
16: Gwynaeth, Hailee, Kenedy, Kerrig and Jackson head to the Alto Lakes Golf and Country Club for some outdoor pool fun in the sun!
18: Horseback Riding Ruidoso Style | Kenedy | Kerrig | Jackson
19: Hailee | Laura | Gwynaeth and Kaycee | Parker
24: FUN TRACKERS | GO CARTS
25: It's a Race to the finish!
27: Kerrig and Kenedy practicing for the tour! | GO Mimi, GO!
30: Ready, aim, fire away!
31: Jackson sprays Kenedy! "Oh yeah! That's what I'm talkin' about!" | Jackson!!!!!
32: Zoom, Zoom!
33: "Hey Dad - Just wait 'til I get my Driver's License!" "Watch out!" It's not too much longer for Kaycee! The girls can't wait! | Ryan and Sean - get ready! Oh boy, Hailee and Kenedy are next! You, too Ed and Erin! Kerrig and Gwynaeth are not long behind!
35: Uncle Andy has blue hair! Popi, what are you thinking? A blue ponytail?
36: Snacks anyone? | Aunt Tisha is the BEST!
37: Aunt Kakee and Aunt Karen aren't too bad either!
39: Miniature golf for everyone! | You all better keep your day jobs!
40: The RACE is on now!
41: Back at the track! | WHOA! A near wipe out!!!
42: Bumper Boats with Water Cannons!
43: Ahhhh, come on . . . you won't get wet!
44: Kenedy is a Rock Star! | Go Hailee Go!! | Jackson and Hailee! | Kenedy
46: Kenedy is a great shot! | Kaycee and Gwynaeth getting started!
47: Kenedy ducks for cover! | Jackson aims for Hailee! | Okay... who's next?! | Aww man?!
48: Who said we wouldn't get wet? Did anybody bring beach towels? | That water is COLD!
50: Love, love, lovin' it!!!
51: Really? The track again? Yahoo!!!!
52: Snow Cones!! Woo Hoo!! | What flavor is yours?
54: Those Aunts and Uncles, Grandma and Grandpa, Mimi and Popi... they're suckers for all of us kids! They just keep handing us tickets! We keep on keepin' on with the Funtracker fun! | I'm watching you!
58: Jackson tackles the climb like a pro!
64: Front Row: Gwynaeth, Kerrig, Kenedy, Hailee, Kaycee, Parker and Jackson. Back Row: Laura, Joani, Brandon, Michelle, Andy, Karen, Tom, Al, Ryan, and Tisha
67: Kenedy | Gwynaeth | Hailee and Kerrig | Kerrig and Gwynaeth | 4 Great Granddaughters
68: Granddaughters and Great Granddaughters | Ryan and Uncle Al | Hailee and Aunt Kakee | Michelle and Gwynaeth
69: Look! There! Deer! | Kaycee, Parker Kakee and Jackson
70: So, was keeping my shirt clean part of the deal? | Feeding deer right out of our hands!
71: Lip smackin' good fruit!
72: Michelle and Brandon | Hailee and Kaycee
73: Ry, Kakee and Hailee
74: Brothers are the BEST!
75: Karen and Andy
76: Family fun on the porch at the house in Ruidoso, NM
77: Laura, Kaycee and Joan | Parker, Andy, Tisha and Tom
78: Kenedy, Kerrig, Laura and Karen captured with an incredible rainbow in the background. We are headed down the mountain to the Great Wall of China for dinner!
79: Somewhere over the rainbow... | The Everest Escape 2011 A mountain top experience!
80: "I've had green tea before... I didn't peel the ceiling!"
82: The Great Wall of China | Do they have chicken strips and fries?
86: The Hotel Ruidoso indoor pool and jacuzzi!
87: A night at Hotel Ruidoso in Aunt Kakee's room!
88: Getting ready for the big Everest Escape dinner finale at the Alto Lakes Golf and Country Club! | Wait! There's a whole in the lineup! Gwynnie is missing!
89: Hailee, Kaycee, Gwynaeth, Kenedy, Kerrig, Jackson and Parker
91: Mama and Daddy with Tom, Kathryn, Alan and Andy
99: Tom ends the evening with a beautiful toast to Mama and Daddy honoring 66 years of marriage and the Everest family!