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The Kaibab Plateau – A Grand Adventure

“It was the best of times, it was…” – no let’s just leave it at that.  This was a wonderful adventure.  Other than some strong wind on one day, we had perfect weather.  We enjoyed fun trails, incredible autumn foliage, … Continue reading

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Grey’s River Road

16 Aug. 2019 Ross planned a dual-sport ride from Mtn Green, Utah to Alpine, Wyoming and back.  Their plan was to leave Thursday evening after work and return late Saturday, for a total of almost 500 miles.  I was planning … Continue reading

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The Middle Fork of the Salmon – June 2019

  June 27 – July 1, 2019 Gabe exercised “beginners’ luck” and drew a permit for the coveted Middle Fork of the Salmon River. We had five rafts; Jamie captaining a 14’ paddle boat, with Dee, Layne, Barry, and Rob … Continue reading

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The Rocky “Muddy” – June 2019

June 15, 2019 We had a good snowpack this year, so we had been watching the water level of Muddy Creek in the San Rafael Swell.  We have only floated it once before, back in 2011.  It takes an above … Continue reading

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Photo and Video Cleanup – Apr 2019

Unfortunately, Google has discontinued support for Google+, which is where I hosted many of the photos used in my blog.  Thus, many of those photos are now gone. I also decided to terminate my Vimeo subscription and stick with YouTube … Continue reading

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Havasupai – April 2019

This year I (Jamie) was lucky enough to snag 2 reservations to the Havasupai Indian Reservation. Hannah had spring break the first week of April, so that is when we made the reservation. There was a new reservation policy this … Continue reading

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Maui – Dec 2018

Dec. 3-7, 2018 Jamie wanted to celebrate completion of her PhD.  What better way than a trip to Hawaii!  Kim and I were happy to tag along with her. First off, here are few pointers if you are planning a … Continue reading

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