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Great Basin – Yosemite Road Trip – Sep 2017

Sept. 27 – Oct. 1, 2017 Great Basin National Park It takes about four hours to drive from Salt Lake City to Great Basin National Park, but you pick up one hour by moving into Pacific Time.  Thus, we arrived … Continue reading

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Desolation Canyon – July 2017

July 12-17, 2017 The upper Green River Basin had a huge snow-pack this year.  Some reports indicate about 250% of normal.  That means two things for Desolation Canyon; high water, and lots of mosquitoes! Unfortunately, we didn’t get to enjoy … Continue reading

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Wasatch Front Dual Sport Ride – July 2017

  1 July, 2017 Shortly after Jamie got here motorcycle license, I took her on a dual sport ride through some of the canyons near our home.  I just completed a similar loop, this time with Jason, since Jamie was … Continue reading

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Santa’s New Sleigh – Dec 2016

For the past two years I have been trying to decide what kind of car to buy.  I have considered most of the mid-sized crossovers and SUVs, but the vehicle that kept coming back to the top of my list … Continue reading

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Wales – June 2016

June 1-6, 2016 After visiting Gary and his family for a few days, we began our six-day road tour of Wales.  I lived in southern Wales for about one year during my LDS mission back in the early 1970s, so … Continue reading

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Maze District of Canyonlands – May 2016

May 9-11, 2016 Back in 2003, Ed and Burt Lamborn invited me to join them on a trip to explore the Maze District of Canyonlands.  The Maze District is the least visited of the three sections of Canyonlands National Park, … Continue reading

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Hobble Creek Single Track – May 2015

May 30, 2015 I have ridden many of the single track trails in Diamond Fork canyon, but not the ones in Hobble Creek. The Uinta Trail Council cleared the trails from tree fall the prior week, so we decided to … Continue reading

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