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Ice Age: At 97, Simon Hits the Trails

Reston founder Robert E. Simon tries dog sledding on Canadian vacation.

We know, we know - you've seen one vacation photo, you've seen almost all.

But when you are 97 and gliding down a dog sled trail, well, that is something special. Newsworthy, even.

Reston founder Robert E. Simon and his wife, Cheryl Terio Simon, recently returned from Western Canada. The Simons, along with Restonians Ron and Helen Dunn and Margaret and Shashi Gupta, went dog sledding and hiking. Simon, who turns 98 in April, also navigated a suspension bridge over a rainforest.

Leila Gordon February 10, 2012 at 04:04 PM
Bob never ceases to amaze and inspire us with his sense of adventure!
Barbara Pelzner February 10, 2012 at 08:57 PM
Way to go, Bob.
Eva Russell - ACE Academy February 13, 2012 at 10:27 PM
Wow! What a great demonstration of never growing old! Way to go Mr. Simon!

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