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Cane Rattler
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  • Sacramento, CA
  • United States
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  • Joel VanderKwaak
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  • Gene Burris
  • Laura May
  • John Luther
  • Mike Fernandez
  • Maggie Dew
  • Stephan White
  • Ma'ili Point Westy
  • westywoman
  • John LaTorre
  • Shari G-E
  • Blake and Shelby

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Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event 8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest
"Made the sprouts recipe last night.  Seriously yummy.  Thanks LauraMay."
Nov 21, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event 8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest
"In response to a steadily diminishing number of inquiries about Thor the Weather Mouse, I offer an ancient photo from the Alta Guard Station, Alta UT, featuring Peter Lev noted mountain guide, avalanche researcher, founding partner of Exum Mountain…"
Nov 20, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event 8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest
"Marissa, the castle keep of the beachfront property we are visiting has been notified of my absence and will be happy to provide 33 to folks who need it.  Cheers, <CR>"
Nov 18, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event 8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest
"Are there any qualified seniors who need a place.  I can arrange it I'm sure.  nine one six nine five six fitty four hunnert.  Let me know before two pm. "
Nov 18, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event 8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest
"Pretty much, JLT.  USAA is pretty good.  Vandalism is covered. "
Nov 18, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event 8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest
"I had all four tires punctured last night.  I will call Solano Parks and release site 33.  Sorry to miss the festivations.  <CR>"
Nov 18, 2016
Cane Rattler is attending John LaTorre's event
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8th Annual Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest at Sandy Beach Park, Rio Vista, CA

November 18, 2016 to November 20, 2016
We are going back to Sandy Beach in Rio Vista, CA. This is our annual practice run and food fest  before Thanksgiving. Reserve sites soon as they may go fast if the sport fishermen/women come back this year.Party Central will be at spot #4.See More
Nov 17, 2016
Kim Anderson left a comment for Cane Rattler
"I am afraid the stainless steel cup does belong to me."
Feb 10, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event Superbowl Weekend Campout at Rio Vista
"Glad to hear that Kim made the trip home without incident.  I have one errant stainless steel pint to return to it's proper place in the universe.  Alas, when I discovered it empty I had no idea as to it's provenance, perhaps a…"
Feb 8, 2016
Cane Rattler commented on John LaTorre's event Superbowl Weekend Campout at Rio Vista
""If you keep looking down you rarely see the sky"  So thanks to all the folks, including ranger Jamie for the wonderful weather, eclectic cuisine, potables from far and near, scintillating conversation,  mellow songs and stories,…"
Feb 8, 2016
Cane Rattler might attend John LaTorre's event

Superbowl Weekend Campout at Rio Vista at Sandy Beach Park, Rio Vista CA

February 5, 2016 at 2pm to February 7, 2016 at 2pm
While everybody else is watching the pre-Superbowl stuff, we'll be camping! Reservations can be made at http://parkreservations.solanocounty.com/As usual, bring wood and wine. This event will be held rain or shine, as either the Tent of Doom or one of its spawn will give us some protection as we sit around the fire.If somebody else organizes it, we may have our usual chili cook-off.  And Friday night will be pizza night, so bring your camp…See More
Feb 2, 2016
Cane Rattler is attending westywoman's event
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Thanksgiving Warm-Up and Food Fest @ Rio Vista, California at Sandy Beach Park, Rio Vista, CA. In the Delta.

November 13, 2015 to November 15, 2015
We are going back to Sandy Beach in Rio Vista, CA. This is our annual practice run and food fest  before Thanksgiving. Reserve sites soon as they may go fast if the sport fishermen/women come back this year. Make reservations here:http://parkreservations.solanocounty.com/The geezer rate is available to those of you that qualify. Otherwise, be prepared, it has gone up to $34 per night.See More
Oct 18, 2015
Cane Rattler might attend westywoman's event
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TrainSpotting 6-2015: Northern California at Hallsted Campground, Plumas National Forest

June 12, 2015 to June 14, 2015
Join us in the scenic and historic Feather River Canyon at Hallsted Campground in the Plumas National Forest.We have a full house. ALL SITES HAVE BEEN RESERVED as of May 17. There is one non-reservable site you can take a chance on. Otherwise, check the comment wall to see if someone wants to share. The recreation.gov link is below:Hallsted CampgroundThe Historic Feather River…See More
Jun 2, 2015
Cane Rattler might attend Peter's event

Soup-er-Chili Bowl: Rio Vista at Sandy Beach Regional Park, Rio Vista

January 30, 2015 at 6pm to February 1, 2015 at 7pm
Our annual pun-fest, in conjunction with a pigskin kicking festival, partially adjunct to some mid-winter drinking. Rio Vista, buy your own spots early.Peter may have set this one up on the site, but Philip and Diana are the primary people. Because they are awesome like that. Bring Wood, Bring Wine, prep for rain. See More
Nov 20, 2014
Cane Rattler commented on Mike Fernandez's event Thanksgiving Food Fest Rio Vista, California
"I have some vanagon accoutrements for those who may be interested in a propane tank for their conveyance.  I can bring one to dinner.  Price negotiable of course.  Lemme know.  Bus Depot awning also available for a pittance or…"
Nov 8, 2014
Cane Rattler commented on Mike Fernandez's event Thanksgiving Food Fest Rio Vista, California
"Heather's Mom (93) is slowly recovering from a broken hip.  We've put most everything on hold 'til she stabilizes and we can get her back to Davis.  But it looks like I can escape to Sandy Beach tho, the Orthopod says. …"
Nov 7, 2014

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1989 vanagon syncro westfalia camper - VW Zaire modifications - SVX power

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He's a gentle Tibetan Refugee, he salvages cans and such in East Sacramento.  I first met him by presenting him with a bag of cans.  He bowed a lotus hand, in the inimitable Tibetan Bhuddist fashion and said "no english".  He has very little but he offered me a cigarette of his own, likely his only available gift of substance. I politely declined with a lotus bow.   Hsieh hsieh has become our greeting in passing, he's there on Thursday early mornings, rain or shine, mud or blood.  No he…

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Posted on August 5, 2011 at 12:59pm

Comment Wall (3 comments)

At 8:04pm on August 3, 2011, westywoman said…
Welcome to the fam! Please join the Gold Country Campers Group. And I will befriend you as well. I am certain it was your well-displayed lantern that got you admission to the family.
At 7:35pm on December 4, 2013, westywoman said…

I recognize where your new profile photo comes from. We should go again sometime.

At 9:15pm on February 10, 2016, Kim Anderson said…

I am afraid the stainless steel cup does belong to me.

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