Ocean to Ocean in a T

The Centennial of the 1909 Ocean to Ocean Endurance Contest

August 2009 Blog Posts (11)

8/28/09 friday

haven't had a chance to post in a while. all is well and life is great and full of changes, but i… Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 28, 2009 at 8:52am — 3 Comments

Shawmut Descendant's names??

Bob and I are getting many requests to do a program of our O-2-O trip and am putting a slide and video show of about an hours worth of video and pictures. I have a picture of the closing banquet with the Scotts as well as the descendants of the Shawmut driver, but don't seem to have their names. Anyone out there remember. It was a woman and her daughter and son. Believe their surname started with a "P". They ceremoniously shook hands at the banquet. Getting anxious to see some at Hershey in a… Continue

Added by Willard Revaz on August 17, 2009 at 8:55pm — 1 Comment

8/17/09 monday

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Added by douglas hauge on August 17, 2009 at 6:25pm — No Comments

8/16/07 sunday

we have been very busy. after spending 3 beautiful days at robs friend barts house we put rob back on a plane to NY . he has to go back and return to maine to teach school. barts neiborgh will hughes works for the rail road and got me a companion ticket , so i took the train back to fairbanks to get the car. willie from the fountain head auto museum pick me up at the train station and gave me a warm dry place to stay, and fed me breakfast. we had great talks about cars, and planes, fire dept… Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 16, 2009 at 2:58pm — No Comments

more from anchorage

so we are at an old friends house thet has lived here for the last 4 or so years. we have warm dry beds, hot home cooked meals, a great dog named rusty, great reaquantices with old friends and new ones. laundry, hot showers, and cold beer. we are living the good life. too a ride… Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 11, 2009 at 9:13pm — 1 Comment

alaska pics

Added by douglas hauge on August 11, 2009 at 8:46pm — No Comments

alive in anchorage

rob and i are in anchorage. we took a 12 hr train ride from fairbanks. we were told in north pole to meet a guy named willie in fairbanks, so we met up with him and he is the man in charge of… Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 11, 2009 at 8:30pm — No Comments

north pole

Added by douglas hauge on August 7, 2009 at 8:42pm — No Comments

fairbanks friday 8/7/09

we had a huge change in the weather. left Tok and drove 200 miles to fairbanks yesterday. had to put the side curtains on and top up. first time sence streetsbugh OH. the temp has diped to a high of 55 today. burr! it was 90 in Tok on wednesday. the smoke is still thick and… Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 7, 2009 at 8:00pm — No Comments

more pics of the trip to alaska

just downloaded these pictures. garys model a, old military installation in haines, smoky travels through the yukon, our campsites, and many more. Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 5, 2009 at 7:52pm — No Comments

wednesday 8/5/09

hello everyone. doug and rob here in Tok Alaska. we have done over 1000 miles on land and who knows how many miles on the ferries, but we are doing great. here in Tok we found a great littte campground and got a long over do shower,… Continue

Added by douglas hauge on August 5, 2009 at 7:22pm — No Comments

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