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In order to participate in a Sierra Club outing, you will need to sign a liability waiver. If you would like to read a copy of the waiver prior to attending the outing, please see .
In the interests of facilitating the logistics of some outings, it is customary that participants make voluntary carpooling arrangements. The Sierra Club does not have insurance for carpooling arrangements and assumes no liability for them. Carpooling, ride sharing or anything similar is strictly a private arrangement among participants. Participants assume the risks associated with this travel.


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Angeles Chapter Fundraiser:

C: The Sierra Club in Paris: Due to the popularity of this trip in Oct. l999 and Oct 2000, we are offering it again in 2002. See Paris! The Louvre, L'Arc de Triomphe, Versailles, Mont Martre, incl. Bateau Mouche evening boat tour on the Seine, guided bus and walking tours through Paris. Opportunity to visit Monet's Giverny Gardens. All day bus tour to famous castles, Fontainbleau and Vaux le Vicomte, with stop at the famous Gothis Cathedral of Chartres. Plenty of time for personal exploration. Trip fee includes rt non-stop airfaire, 8 nights same hotel, daily breakfast, 2 dinners, Paris museum pass, metro tickets. Prise is $1425 with SC#/$1460 non-members. To sign up, send initial deposit of $500 to World Encounters, POBox 3009, Santa Monica, CA, 90408. Refund less $250 before Jun 15, no refund unless suitable replacement is found. For your protection, trip cancellation insurance is recommended. To request brochure send sase to Organizer: Maya Hyams, Sierra Club Leader.
carpool points, leaders' contacts, explanation of abbreviations, etc.

The Natural and Wild Florida 2

Join us for the repeat of our very popular "O" rated Florida trip over the Thanksgiving
holiday with an extra day! We will be experiencing more attractions than our last fun-filled trip. See the natural and wild Florida on this bus trip co-hosted by the Florida Sierra Club Chapter. Places we will visit include Everglades National Park, Florida Keys, a Coral Reef, Big Pine Key home of the endangered Key Deer, Homosassa & Crystal Rivers, the Manatees' winter home, Lignum Vitae tropical hardwood forest, Bird Sanctuary, Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve, Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary,Sanibel Island, Shark Valley wildlife refuge, Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park,miles of beautiful seashore, some forest areas, and more. Great opportunity to see alligators, unique birds, endangered Florida wildlife, such as Manatees and Key Deer, tropical fish and other coral reef inhabitants in their natural settings, and the unique and threatened wild areas of Florida with naturalists and rangers on many of our excursions. Encounter Dolphins and Manatees by swimming with them! May include stay at sea turtle hospital motel. Includes some boat excursions for wildlife and habitat viewing and easy hikes. Some events such as swimming with dolphins and swimming with manatees are extra. Cost includes RT airfare, 8 nights accommodations-2 per room own bed, bus, bus refreshments, most excursion fees and boat rides, Thanksgiving Dinner at a beachfront resort, special barbeque, and daily breakfast. Price for SC mem is $1395 before May 31, $1495 after May 31, increases to $1,550 after Oct. 15, 2002. Credit of up to $300 for some booking own airfare. Non-mem $100 extra. Send 3 4X9 SASE, H & W Phones, SC#, deposit check (Sierra Club) $400 to Reserv.: Cliff Caplan, 2108 Rockefeller Ln #A, Redondo Beach, 90278 --310-376-9105. Leader: Fred Dong 818-545-3878.
carpool points, leaders' contacts, explanation of abbreviations, etc.


Enjoy challenging hands-on sailing, hiking, shopping and warm grog in an Avalon restaurant. . Food is $15 additional paid at the boat + one restaurant dinner. Limited space. Possibly challenging seas. Send resume of sailing experience (even if none), one 9 1/2" SASE, D&N phone, e-mail, $90 ($95 if non-member). Send to Preservationist/leader: GARY VIDOR, 1313 Foothill Bl, #10, La Canada 91011. Other skippers: DAN CLOUSE, PETER LAUBE, and GEORGE NAJEMNIK.
carpool points, leaders' contacts, explanation of abbreviations, etc.

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