Summary: IP recalls an intense lightning storm at Elkins Ranch. Finding a scorpion in his tent. Pushing trucks in the mud one Rendezvous. A trip into Santa Fe to go to the opera.

Key words: Elkins Ranch, Santa Fe, Madame Butterfly, Kindred Interest groups

Ira Polans
Prairie Trek Group I 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
Family Trek 1998