June 2022 Newsletter

 

Sunday hikes start at 2:30 pm, go approx. 5 miles, last 1 1⁄2 – 2 hrs. Tuesday hikes
start at 7:00 pm, go approx. 3 miles, last about 1 hour. The SPHC walks at a moderate speed of 2.5 – 3.5 mph. (17-24 min. mile)  Hikes start on time.

 

HAPPY JUNE BIRTHDAYS!!

6/4 Maureen Myszka-Fischbach, 6/6 Donald Crawford, 6/9 Linda Irgens, 6/17 Karen Cox,
6/21 Jean Boyd, 6/21 Lynn Mahnke, 6/30 Wendy Worner


OUR NEXT BOARD MEETING ...
Will be Monday, June 13 at 6:30 pm. in the Sun Ray Library. All members are welcome
to attend.

 

CLEARWATER FOREST SURVEY RESULTS..
36 members + 2 non members replied:
19 Not interested
14 Either midweek or weekend
5 Midweek only
0 Weekend only


SPHC Mileage Leaders through April...
Don Crawford 115, Sue Crawford 115, Judy Nelson 107, Sharon Heaton 102,

Bernie Wildes 99, Rose Nelson 97, Rick Nelson 97, Vern Pearson 97, Sandy Herlick 96, Viv
Fickling 95, Vic Fickling 87, Vicky Beutel 80,
Wendy Worner 78, Patty Peterson 74, Nancy Duffrin 71, Bev Lee 66, Bob Tholkes 65,

Liz Miller 48, Brock Herlick 44, Lyle Mowery 35.


SPHC has had 30 hikes through April and 2 have been canceled.

  

Average hike temperatures 2022...
January 18.4 F 8 hikes
February 24.7 F 7 hikes
March 43.8 F 6 hikes

 

Warmest Hike – Lyle + Leslie Mowery on March 20th from Lilydale Yacht Club. 60 F.
Coldest Hike - Rick + Rose Nelson on January 2nd from Maplewood Costco. 4 F
Total SPHC miles hiked through April = 1998 (58 miles by guests)

ANNUAL POTLUCK PICNIC...
will be held on Sunday, July 10, 2022 at Keller Regional Park Shelter #3, (lower).

The shelter is just North of Roselawn off Hwy 61. From Hwy 36: Go south on 61 to the 3rd (last) driveway on the West side of the highway and left to shelter #3. Bring food to share, beverages and chairs. Nancy will furnish compostable plates and utensils. Picnic begins at 1:00 pm, hike to follow at 2:30 pm. Contact:Vern Pearson 651.772.4964

DUSK IN JUNE
Evening, and all the birds
In a chorus of shimmering sound
Are easing their hearts of joy
For miles around.
-Sara Teasdale