Sam Edwards


Born Sep 7, 1942, San Francisco

To see a much too detailed timeline of my life, click here.  The main items in this timeline are listed below.  Click on any item to read about it.

1942 -1956: The Early Years

1959: Mexico City

1956 - 1960: High School (Andover): click boldfaced name below:

1960: Christmas in Zermatt

1960 - 1964: College (Stanford)

1964: Summer in Greece

1965 - 1969: Peace Corps Malaysia (3 1/2 years)

1969: Travel home from Malaysia

1969 - 1973: Hewlett Packard (Cupertino)

1971: Rafting through the Grand Canyon

1973: Hewlett Packard (Grenoble)

1973: Egypt

1973 - 1974: European Tour

1974: Tunisia

1976: Mt. Rainier

1976 - 1979: Africa, Middle East, Far East (3 years)

1981 -1988: Software Publishing Corporation

1981: Greece and Turkey

1982: San Francisco Marathon

June 3, 1984: My Wedding!

1984: Honeymoon: Fiji and Tonga 

1988: Turks and Caicos Islands to Virgin Islands

1998:  Fiji 

1988: Society Islands

May 3, 1989: Rachael is born!

July 27, 1991: Dana is born!

1989 - 1998: Rachael and Dana - The Early Years

1991 - 1994: Legato Systems

1995 - 1999: BMC Software

1996: Caribbean cruise

1999 - 2003: South Pacific, Australia, New Zealand aboard Rhapsodie (5 1/2 years)

2004 - 2007: Carpinteria 

2005 - 2010: Commission Junction

2007: John Muir Trail with Dana

2010: Western US Road Trip (3 months)

2010: Sam and Dana in China 

2011: Cross Country Skiing with Rachael

2011 - 2014: Pacific Crest Trail (6 1/2 months)

2011: Southern California Road Trip

2013: Pacific Grove Triathlon

2013 - 2018: Mexico 

2014 - 2015: Middle East Trip: Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Sinai, Egypt, Israel National Trail (4 1/2 months)

2016: South America Trip: Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina (3 months)

2016: Peru with Len, Bruce and Che

2017: Utah Road Trip (3 weeks)

2017 - 2020: Continental Divide Trail (8 months)

2018: Celas Maya Spanish School, Guatemala: Session 1, Session 2, Session 3

2018: Grenada to Martinique

2019 - 2020: Central and South America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Cuba, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia (10 months)

2021 - Present: Scott's Valley, Santa Cruz County, California

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