December 2021

hot cocoa,
chill movies
cozy throws

Sunday hikes start at 2:30 pm, go approx. 5 miles, last 1 1⁄2 – 2 hrs. Tuesday hikes start at 11:30 am, go approx. 3 miles, last about 1 hour. Hikes start on time.

 

HAPPY DECEMBER BIRTHDAY(S) to:

LuAnn Ford 12/8 Richard Nicholson 12/13 Judy Nelson 12/14 Barbara Clarke 12/18 Carole Needels 12/18

Leah Driscoll de Gomez 12/28

NEW MEMBER(S):

Rose Hauge,  Roseville, MN 

Michele DuMond, St Paul, MN

Sally Connors, Shoreview, MN 

Maureen Myszka-Fischbach, St Paul, MN 

Karen Land, St Paul, MN 

Judy Smith,  Maplewood, MN 

OUR ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY: 

Tuesday, December 7th at Joseph’s Grill, 140 Wabasha St. S. St. Paul, 55107 (Wabasha at Plato)

Social hour will be at 5:30, with a cash bar, followed by a Buffet Dinner at 6:30.

Dinner entrees are Beef Stroganoff and Campers Walleye with salad, rolls and coffee.

DO NOT BRING DESSERTS, Cookies will be provided.

Cost per person is $22. including tax and gratuity.

Make checks payable to: St Paul Hiking Club and mail to: Vicky Beutel 4658 Fable Rd N., Hugo MN 55038. Reservation deadline is Dec 1st.

We will be collecting hats, mittens and scarves for the Salvation Army. Spouses and guests are welcome.

Contact: Barb Fitzpatrick 651.645.7149

OUR NEXT BOARD MEETING is...

Monday, December 13th, 6:30 pm. at the Sun Ray Library, 2105 Wilson Ave in St Paul. All members are welcome to attend.

TOP 20 HIKERS THROUGH OCTOBER:

Sharon Heaton 257, Vern Pearson 257,

Sue Crawford 249,

Don Crawford 247, Rose Nelson 247,

Vicky Beutel 239, Rick Nelson 239,

Judy Nelson 235,

Patty Peterson 232,

Sandy Herlick 230,

Bernie Wildes 225,

Lyle Mowery 223,

Bob Tholkes 212,

Vic Fickling 207,

Liz Miller 206,

Viv Fickling 204,

Wendy Worner 201,

Nancy Duffrin 150,

Wendy Chen 132,

Brock Herlick 127.

Attended ALL September hikes:

Vern Pearson, Rose Nelson, Judy Nelson, Patty Peterson

 

Attended ALL October hikes:

Bernie Wildes

Members who’s last name starts with A – M hiked 3694 miles

Members who’s last name starts with N – Z hikes 2295 miles

TOTAL CLUB MILES HIKED = 5989

Number of hikes with temperatures in the:

70’s:16, 80’s:15, 60’s:14, 40’s:8, 50’s: 7 90’s:6, 30’s:6, 20’s:1, 0’s:1, 3 hikes cancelled because of cold.