Welcome to

Roger Wm. Anderson’s Web Page


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A Little About Me


My Family


A Listing of My Favorite Quotations 

(Collected over the past 50 years)



Travel: (Newest on top)

Arizona, April 4-13th, 2022

Hawaii, the Big Island:  February 10-25, 2020

Iceland, August 22-Sept 4th, 2017, Part 1

Iceland, August 22-Sept 4th, 2017, Part 2

Maui, January 10-21, 2016

Arizona, December 11-19th, 2015
AUSTRALIA:  March 12-April 2, 2015  PART 1

TASMANIA:  March 12-April 2, 2015, PART 2

AUSTRALIA:  March 12-April 2, 2015, PART 3

Arizona and California, January 21-February 5, 2015

Canadian Rockies, July 14-27th, 2014

Arizona and California, January 28-February 10, 2014

South to Georgia, October 15-24th, 2013

Alaska Trip   June 26-July 9, 2013  

Arizona, January 22-31, 2013

East Coast (New Hampshire, Connecticut, etc.), October, 2012

Sweden, June 21-July 7, 2012...Part One, Stockholm

Sweden, June 21-July 7, 2012...Part Two, Ancestors and More

Sweden, June 21-July 7, 2012, Part Three, Malmo, Öland, etc. 

Arizona February 14-22, 2012

Kauai and Oahu, January 10-15, 2012

Cape Breton, and Celtic Colours, October 5-15, 2011

Yellowstone, Grand Tetons, Custer Battlefield and More: July 11-20-2011

Mesa, Tombstone, Tucson, Yuma, Sedona, Arizona, January 10-20, 2011

Kentucky, Tennessee, and Ohio, Sept.26-Oct.5, 2010

Migration of the Sandhill Cranes:  Nebraska, March, 2010

Florida:  Naples, Everglades, and the Keys, January 4,-11th, 2010

Utah and Five National Parks, October, 2009

Teddy Roosevelt and Glacier National Parks, July, 2009

Florida: Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Everglades, March 24-April 1, 2009

Hawaii, The Big Island, January, 2009

Scenes from Northern Wisconsin and Upper Michigan in October, 2008

Rocky Mountain National Park, etc.  June/July 2008

Latest Trip:  San Diego/Monterey/Gold Country, January, 2008

Texas, October 8-15, 2007

Michigan, 2007

Maui, March 26-April 6, 2007

Everglades, January, 2007

Tampa/St. Petersburg/Sarasota Florida, January, 2006

Seattle/Vancouver Island, British Columbia, June 21-29, 2005

Orlando/St. Augustine, March, 2005

La Jolla, Palm Springs, etc., January, 2005

Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, October, 2004

Arizona, 2004 

Trip to The Porcupine Mountains, Copper Harbor and The Apostle Islands, June 26-July 2, 2003

Into the Deep South:  Vicksburg, Mississippi and New Orleans, Louisiana, March 27-April 3, 2003

Florida, Key West, Fort Myers, January 2-9-2003

South Dakota, Mount Rushmore, Devil’s Tower, etc. October, 2002

Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, June 28-July 8, 2002

Arizona, March, 2002

National Parks, Summer, 2001

Kauai and Oahu, 2002

Ireland, 1998

Oahu and Hawaii (The Big Island), 1999

Cape Breton Memories, October, 1999

Trip to Seattle, 1994










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(I recently completed my 21st trip to the Ishi Wilderness in Northern California.


All my "adventures" are covered below, and you get to meet some of the wonderful friends I have made, and share some of the experiences I have had along the way.)


Ishi, the Last Stone Age Indian in North America, had a major influence on my life over the past few years...read about it here, and my trips to the foothills of the Cascade Mountains in Northern California. He was discovered in 1911 living a primitive life in northern California.








How and Why: The Long Journey to The Ishi Wilderness, 1996

Ishi Wilderness, 1997

Ishi Wilderness, 1999

California 2000 and Meeting the Daughter of Ishi's Doctor

Ishi Wilderness 2001: Graham's Pinery...Never Again! 

California and the Ishi Wilderness, May 2003

Ishi Wilderness, Northern California, 2004

Ishi Wilderness, Kingsley Cave, 2006


2007: Carmel and The Ishi Wilderness


Glass Mountain, Gold Country, Visit to Saxton Pope's 101-Year-Old Daughter, etc.  May, 2009


Bay Tree Village by Helicopter, June, 2010

The Moaks and Murder Rock, May, 2011


Deer Creek, Ishi Wilderness:  May 2-4, 2012


2013 Trip to the Back Country of Ishi,


Deer Creek, Ishi Wilderness:  October 14-20, 2014


Bodie, Bishop, Lone Pine, and More:  October 22-28, 2015


Chico Country, June 10-15th, 2016


Grizzly Bear’s Hiding Place, September 30-October 7, 2017


Oregon, 2018


Ishi Wilderness, May, 2019


Ishi Wilderness, May, 2022





Class of 1963 High School  Reunion, BPHS: July 20, 2013 SUMMARY and Photos!


A Poem about Classmate Gary F. McCue



Adventures, Memories and Family History:

25th Anniversary Surprise

Fiddler Natalie MacMaster, Part I

Fiddler Natalie MacMaster, Part II

30th Anniversary Surprise

Musicians The Rankin Family

The Day John Hartford Came to Town

Anderson Ancestor Page

"But Thanks, Ida Orlando", a story of WW II

Wilma Olson Anderson Seewald-A Memoriam to Mom


Photos, etc. (being worked on)

Photography 1

Photography 2

Photography 3

The Frog in the Living Room

Joan’s Search for her Birth Family

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