S: Couples Weekends 2006-11
BC: "Is anybody not ready?" Jack Butler (for our next adventure)
FC: Memorial Day Couples Weekends | 2006-2011
1: HIKING & CAMPING | A new page in a Great tradition is started! | Amicalola Falls State Park, Dawsonville, GA | 2006
2: Our hike to the lodge was 5 miles & took us 2 1/2 hours.... | 2006 The Hike Inn
4: Our day is not complete without Fun 'n Games!
5: Good Times with dear
6: Rene & Lori | Jack & Karen | John & Nylsa | Springer Mountain, Georgia
7: Knee Brace Buddies | Allan & Mindy | Carol & Rich
8: We want to be Just Like Jack
9: Ready to hit the trail for home.... eleven by foot....one\by truck
10: 2007 Ft. Mountain State Park Chatsworth, GA | On our first day we did our traditional hike. We found this beautiful Waterfall... Perfect photo opportunity.
11: Cohutta Lodge and Restaurant | This year, Jack gathered a group of all ages. We reserved a room for our "Fun Night" that included good food, an apron surprise from the men, and the game of the night, Dance Revolution.
13: This weekend was our largest group, multiple generations of scouting friends including young children. We closed out the weekend with a great picnic celebration of delicious food, hiking, kayaking, swimming, and fellowship. | Jack and Rich "Foolin' around" again!
14: Getting ready to hit the road... | Rich cracking us up... | Our first night toasting to a great weekend | Rene & Ed misbehaving!!
15: 2008 Unicoi State Park | Barb being initiated to Jack's Club | Our First hike
16: Brasstown Bald is GA highest mountain. On clear days, the spectacular 360-degree view from atop the mountain allows you to see four states, GA, TN, NC and SC... Not today!
17: He looks like he could be a General one day!
18: Even when we start the day with a "classy" visit to the Crane Creek winery.....
19: .....we always seem to end the day with "trashy" games like Guesstures, Suck-n-Blow and who can resist a little Twister
20: The strong, mountain lions hike to the falls while the mighty "ducks" guard the cooler
23: Rich kayaking on Smith Lake, also good for swimming, fishing or anything else you would like
24: The games we play when the sun goes down..... (Of course, Vegas rules apply ...what happens here, stays here.)
25: "Hi officer... no, we don't have any alcohol in our cabin"
26: The chapel at the Foxfire Museum in Clayton, GA
27: 2010 Black Rock Mountain State Park Mountain City, GA The highlight of our day was stumbling on the roadside BBQ YUMMY | Rene earning extra spending money at the Foxfire Museum | Lofty view
28: Enjoying buckets of beer in Franklin, NC after our hike to the Wayah Bald Lookout Tower
30: Black Rock Mountain Summit Elev. 3640 Feet | Rain, rain, go away.....our favorite botanist, Karen Butler, is here to play!!
32: Bring me some more of Trish's sangria, please | How do we get down? | I wonder who we are talking about..... Butlers and Gallants ?
33: Picnic at Gold Head State Park 2011 | Joe, the grill master, enjoying a much needed break | Pork, and chicken, and brisket, OH MY