GPNDG'98 will be held at Simax Group Camp at Crescent Lake, Oregon in the Deschutes National Forest. The campground is located on the NE shore of Crescent Lake just south of Highway 58, and roughly 50 miles north of Crater Lake, OR. The cost this year will be $40 for Friday/Saturday, or $35 for Saturday night only, payable in advance to Shannon (whose address appears below). I know, I know, Bob is DA BOSS, but Shannon is DA BANKER. Got it?
- Community shelter with electrical outlets, lighting, counter tops
- Flush Toilets
- Three group sites with room for 110 people
- Paved except for the last 1 mile (gravel)
- Cabins, boats, and skis are available for rental at:
Crescent Lake Lodge & Resort +1 (541) 433-2505.
- water skiing
- wind surfing
- The Blackbear 100 50cc 'event'
Registration:To register, send the appropriate amount (see paragraph #2 above) to the Finance Minister:
20000 NE Jaquith Road
Newberg, OR 97132-6694
+1 (503) 537-0802
[Don't forget to include your full name, email address, days, etc.]
Want to check on who's signed up already?
There are three maps plus some written directions available.
Dr. Wetleather took some photos of the campsite and general area...
We have a special-purpose electronic mailing list to discuss The Gather. Volume is very low until awhile before, and just after, the actual event. To join send a simple 1-line message to firstname.lastname@example.org with any subject (the Subject: line is ignored) and a message body of:subscribe GPNDG Albert Einsteinwhere you replace "Albert Einstein" with your real name (no nicknames please). You will receive an automated reply welcoming you to the list, and information about how to unsubscribe, set various configurable options, etc. Don't forget to save the message for later reference...
All volunteers are enthusiatically invited to contact me or the appropriate sub-boss (bOSS):
Food: Da Boss writes: "Friday night's repast will be prepared by Martin et al. Saturday's dinner is going to be catered by "Hole in the Wall Barbecue". There will be a choice of chicken or ribs, baked beans, and coleslaw. Dinner is to be at 5:30pm (there will be veggie options)." -- Randall is doing the early morning coffee, Goat and Squido will be cooking breakfast and amusing those standing in line. You will be well fed (a couple of times, anyway). $$$: Shannon Kelley (email@example.com) is Finance Minister.
Dessert: 'ln' (firstname.lastname@example.org) aka Ellen Carrico and the WetLadies Chocolate and Mischief Society
Road Mistress: Beth Dixon will not lead a select group on a day long sport ride which includes Beth's Secret Road, you have to lead yourself. Beth will annotate your map if you provide one. Web stuff: H. Marc Lewis (email@example.com)
Music: See below...
Misc.: Ray Heslep
Leigh Ann's band Annwn was planning on performing Saturday night, but as of June 18th had to cancel. However, Leigh Ann and Greg may show up anyway, and you know that if they do we can talk them into an acoustic set or so...
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