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TRACKING YOUR MILES

Mileage Lookup view your current miles Enter Mileage For hike leaders to enter mileage

Once you become a member, we keep track of all the miles you hike with the Club. Every time you hike with us you are asked to sign a sign-up sheet to attest you understand the Club's liability release. The mileage from the sign-up sheets is entered into a Mileage database on this website. Most hike leaders enter the mileage for their hikes directly into the database within a few days of the hike. We encourage this, since it take workload off of the mileage officer. Some hike leaders send their hike sheets to the mileage officer who enters the mileage for them, but this take longer.

You can view your current mileage. Click on Mileage Lookup to see the miles you have accumulated as well as a list of the hikes you have attended since October 1, which is the start of the Club year. If you do not wish others to view your mileage and hikes, please advise Karen Zimmerman (317-691-8228; kzimm729@gmail.com) and your name will be blocked from view.

At the completion of the Club year on September 30, the Mileage Officer produces the Trail Blazer report which recaps everyones annual and lifetime mileage. See below for links to the current and historical Trail Blazer reports, which are PDF files. Simply click on the year you wish to view.

Club patriarch, Bill Larrison, prepared the first Trail Blazer in 1968 following the Club's 10 year anniversary. Bill went on to produce the Trail Blazer for 43 years, all without the aid of a computer. Today we can assemble the report from the mileage database in a fraction of the time that it used to take Bill. Besides recapping mileage, the Trail Blazers include a "Year in Review" which summarizes key events for the year in question (sort of a Club history). Starting with the 1968 Trail Blazer, reports are available for every ten years up through 2008 and then annually beginning in 2011. You can learn a lot about the history of our club by looking at the earlier reports.

2017 Trail Blazer Current
2016 Trail Blazer
2015 Trail Blazer
2014 Trail Blazer
2013 Trail Blazer
2012 Trail Blazer
2011 Trail Blazer
2008 Trail Blazer
1998 Trail Blazer
1988 Trail Blazer
1978 Trail Blazer
1968 Trail Blazer - the very first Club history

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