August 3, 2016

The obstacles on our last trail run sounded like a visit to the doctor’s office might be in order! Nonetheless, I found the Heart Attack Hill challenge to be aptly named when, halfway through the steep boulder-y terrain my hands were shaking and my heart was nearly pou...

October 25, 2015

 

At a summit height of 13,185 feet, Mosquito Pass (Lake County and Park County, Colorado) is the highest pass in our state open to motorized travel. The Forest Service recommends high clearance and four-wheel drive, which for off-roaders means a good time!! That, combi...

October 10, 2015

On August 9, I (and hub, son, and dog) headed up Rist Canyon to Old Flowers Road, which for many would be a trip down memory lane as it toured through areas of forest burned by the 2012 High Park Fire.

From Fort Collins, we headed to LaPorte and then stayed on Rist Cany...

October 3, 2015

A summertime trip to Wyoming brought another awesome trail experience as my Jeep grappled admirably through muddy Libby Flats and up Pole Mountain to camp.

In late July, friends asked us to join them on a camping/wheeling trip to Pole Mountain and Libby Flats (Carbon Co...

September 28, 2015

The beautiful late summer weather has continued here in Northern Colorado and of course this meant another wheeling trip on Sunday, September 27, to what may be my favorite trails yet as they provided the "Jeepin' trinity" of rocks, water, and mud!! Coney Flats and Mid...

September 21, 2015

On Sunday, 9/20, beautiful early fall weather was the backdrop for some awesome rock crawling fun on the Greer Road South Trail (Rock Garden), from the Ballard Road trail (both Larimer County, Colorado).

 

 

I (and hub, son, and dog) met up with friends Lil Rachet and Red...

September 14, 2015

On September 13, 2015, the forecast was for late summer heat in the mid-90s, so heading to a cooler altitude seemed like a good plan. Sevenmile Creek Trail (Larimer County, Colorado) had been closed due to flooding for most of the summer and just opened a month ago. As...

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