On 18.08.2013 00:39, Phil S. wrote: > For those of us who were not there, can you enlighten us as to whys > and why > nots? > Phil; I am planning on going to the ranger station to get some answers on Monday. The sketchy info that Don spoke at the meeting was that we could not go out onto the meadow at all. I do not know if that rule has been in place always or if it is a brand new rule. I promise to let you know; Steve Coe > phil s. > > -----Original Message----- > From: stevecoe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Sent: Saturday, August 17, 2013 5:54 PM > To: SMTP > Subject: [AZ-Observing] Fredericksen's Meadow and Back to the > Monsoons > > Howdy all; > > For those of you who were not at the SAC meeting last night I have > poor > news. It seems that the usual Fredericksen's Meadow observing site > is > no longer available to us. The other part of the report was that > there > were people at the site to our south that were firing guns for hours > at > a time, then started a 20 foot tall bonfire. We had several ideas > about > other spots to try and I do hope we can find a location in the cool > pines to view the sky without trouble. > > Well, it is about 6 PM and the Monsoons are upon us again. I will > try > and get with the ranger startion at Happy Jack and see what can be > done > to provide us with a viewing location. Because it has been raining > quite a bit I am reluctant to drive out on any of the muddy roads in > search of a new spot. > > Take Care; > Steve Coe > -- > See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and > please > send personal replies to the author, not the list. > > -- > See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and > please > send personal replies to the author, not the list. -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.