BC: THANKS, GENE. IT WAS A FUN TRIP, AND I APPRECIATED THE COMPANY. WE SAW A LOT OF PEOPLE, AND COUNTRY. WE SHARED SOME GOOD TIMES. LOOKING FORWARD TO THE NEXT TRIP, IF WE HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY. JUST THINK 12,185 MILES...... | AND NO DIVORCE!
FC: THE COUSINS AND FRIENDS TRIP WITH GENE, LAVELLA & DAKOTA 2011
1: Mount Shasta | THE JOURNEY BEGINS..
2: Our accommodations in Phoenix. The Pitman's Bed & Breakfast | Gene picking up a "side" job as POOL MAN | And...gathering citrus fruit from Linda's neighbors...ymmmm | Our hosts...Jim & Linda Pitman, (D's daughter and husband)
3: Kathy (Hugh ) Gene (Cliff) Lavella ( Nellie) | Cousins Jim & Kathy De Forge Gene Clugston Lavella Wright | Arizona Chicks Kathy & Lavella (Real Cool !!!)
4: Dry desert in Arizona A little snow in New Mexico
5: We left Phoenix. We stopped in Tuscon to see my friends from Oregon. We stayed in Alamagordo, New Mexico. We had lunch with James' aunt Dorothy in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Spent the night with Jack & Wilene Wright (pictured), cousins of James, in Odessa, Texas. We detoured to Rankin, Texas to see another cousin of James...Jim Webb. | We headed for Dallas, Texas
6: Got to Everett & Carolyn Clugston's about 7:30 PM. (Gene's brother & sister-in-law) We shared the citrus fruit with them. Carolyn really enjoyed the lemons. Glad to be here.
7: Gene's storage box and shed. GREAT IDEA ! | The double wide mobile. Nice | Gene's property in Alto, Texas.
8: COUSINS... Frank D Moore Lavella (Moore) Wright Joe Clugston | COUSINS... Gene Clugston Lavella (Moore) Wright Everett Clugston | Bob Taylor (son of Chuck Taylor and grandson of May Clugston) Lavella (Moore) Wright Gene Clugston
9: D Moore and youngest daughter, Mary Cutlip. | Judy Moore & Steve Moore D Moore's oldest daughter & son. | David McGuire & Dana McGuire Ruthie (Moore) McGuire's children | Charles Clugston with wife Micki Clugston. Wenatcheee, WA Son of Hugh Clugston
10: Gene's nephew Scotty and wife Angie. (Mary's son) Grand Junction, CO | James and Alberta Langstaff Rifle, CO | Marilyn's brother & sister -in-law. | Ready for the tour of KB Alloy with cousin Charles. Very interesting... (Aren't we cute?)
11: Don & Ursala Craig...friends of Gene from Alaska. | Linus Horn, widow of Bill Horn, a long time friend of Gene's. Grand Junction, CO | High school friend, Torrance Huges and wife Connie with Gene. Meeker, CO
12: COUSINS | FRIENDS | DRIVING TEAM...
13: Gateway, CO | Close to Rifle, CO | Columbia River in Washington | Dakota, resting. | Dakota, riding. | Gene and traveling buddy.... Dakota.
14: THE CANYON IN UTAH. AWESOME SCENERY | WE SAW A LOT OF MESAS
15: CANYON DRIVE, UTAH | THIS COULD BE A ROAD IN SEVERAL AREAS.
16: A VARIETY OF BEAUTIFUL SCENERY | NEW MEXICO | COLORADO
17: MORE VARIETY | GRANDE MESA | GATEWAY
18: UTAH | COLORADO
19: BUTTERFLY ((DALLAS, TX) | SNOW REMOVAL..MEEKER, CO. CONNIE, TORRANDE & GENE