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    Sherpa Equipment Crow's Nest roof rack

    Sherpa Equipment Crow's Nest roof rack off of my ARE cap, w/ Maxtraxx attachment, additional load bars and additional feet (curve base) . $500 for local pickup in Colorado Springs area or $600 with shipping. 48" crossbar and 5' bed length (2nd/3rd gen tacoma). Nothing wrong with the rack it...
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    Hike to La Plata Peak, Colorado 7.2.22

    Made a quick trip (if you can call it that) on Saturday to go hike La Plata Peak here in Colorado after changing plans due to weather on Friday. 5th highest peak in the state at around 14,344 ft, 9.25 mile round trip from the trailhead. Started at around 525 am and got back to my truck around...
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    Return to Hermit Pass, Colorado 6.11.22

    Almost 10 years ago to the date (minus 5 days) took a trip up to Hermit Pass, Colorado for some hiking and decided earlier in the week to head back after finding my old trip report while doing some searching (https://expeditionportal.com/forum/threads/hermit-pass-colorado-6-16-12.79760/ ) for...
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    Pecos National Historic Park and Galisteo Basin Preserve

    Every time I've traveled home to Arizona or when I've past though New Mexico going to other parts I've past the turn off for Pecos National Historic Park but never stopped to check it out (I actually had planned to visit back in February as part of another trip but it didn't pan out on that...
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    Southern and Central New Mexico Exploration

    Two weekends ago I made the trip to southern New Mexico to do some exploring around the Fort Stanton Historic Site and the surrounding area then down to White Sands National Park and then to central New Mexico Quebradas National Back Country Byway. Fort Stanton, New Mexico...
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    Quick Trip to Closeout 2021

    Explored some more of Colorado this morning to close-out 2021. The original plan was to drive to upper trailhead of Greenhorn Mountain and hike to summit but the road(s) where closed for the season (figured as much before I left but had to check it out anyways) so I ended up exploring some of...
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    Colorado, Bachelor Loop 10.3.21

    Photos from a trip back at the beginning of October around the Bachelor Loop just outside of Creede, Colorado which has been on list of places to visit/explore for quite sometime. Like every other trip I want to go back and explore a few more of the backroads in the area. I so wanted to explore...
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    CDT Alpine Tunnel - St Elmo, Colorado 8.7.21 and 9.26.21

    This trip took place over two different times once on 8.7.21 and a return trip on 9.26.21 to mountain bike the a small portion of the Colorado Divide Trail on the Alpine Tunnel loop (18 miles) outside of St Elmo, Colorado. The trip on 8.7.21 took place during wildfire season and the sky was...
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    4500 Miles Later

    For the past couple of years around the August/September timeframe I'll take time off from work for around 2 weeks to travel around. Most of my time is spent traveling to various Western States to hike and mountain bike and this year I was hoping to make it up to Denali National Park to drive...
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    Rio Grand NF 6.26.21

    This trip took place a couple of months ago and the photos are made up from my cell phone and camera. I had originally intended to mountain bike a portion of the Continental Divide Trail down around Cumbres, Colorado but the weather forecast wasn't favorable (I don't like biking in rain and...
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    Colorado - High Summits and Stony Pass

    Beginning of July I took an extended weekend and headed over towards SW Colorado to hike a couple of the easier 14er summits and to drive Stony Pass. Left work a little early on the 7/8 to drive over to the KOA in Gunnison to spend the night so I wouldn't have such an early morning drive to get...
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    Quandary Peak, Colorado

    Photos from a hike up Quandary Peak here in Colorado around mid-June when I took my boss on his 2nd Colorado 14er and one of the other people I work with on their first. This is one of the easier 14ers to hike (warm up trail for me). We had good weather for most of the way and got lightly rained...
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    Mountain Biking Around Colorado and Wyoming

    Just some recent trip photos from mountain biking around Colorado and Wyoming the past two months on the weekends when I get the chance trying to get some varying terrain and distance in since I'm planning to bike the Monarch Crest Trail and various sections of the Colorado trail system latter...
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    Whirlwind Trip though Big Bend National Park

    At the beginning of last year I had planned to visit Big Bend National Park in Texas to hike and explore the backroads but due to the start of COVID-19 the trip was cancelled. With a watchful eye I kept an eye on when things were going to open back up so I could reschedule the trip. September of...
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    Morley, Colorado

    2nd day trip of the new year to Morley, Colorado. I've driven past this area multiple times either while I'm heading back to Arizona or down exploring New Mexico. I figured today would be as good as any to head down to check it out. History...
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    Smoke Hill Butterfield Stage Monument and Aroya, Colorado

    Took a quick trip mid-morning out to the Smoke Hill Butterfield Stage Monument and a quick stop to Aroya, Colorado. I've past Aroya a couple of time during some other trips but never stop and Smoke Hill I noticed on my map on my last trip out that way last year but never visited so a I fiqured a...
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    High Mountain Trails and Dusty Roads

    Finally getting around to posting a trip report from vacation at the end August that lasted about a week and a half and somewhere in the neighborhood of 3300 miles between Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Montana and Washington. Grand Teton National Park - Alaska Basin and Table Mountain. Back in...
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    Mt Shavano, Colorado

    Had an early morning start yesterday to hike Mt Shavano here in Colorado. The hike was mostly uneventful till reaching roughly 13,000 ft when the wind started to pick up till reaching the summit around 14.2k' (felt like walking like / and \ or getting pushed over by the wind at times). I had...
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    Geneva Creek, Colorado

    Spent the last day of a two week vacation on Monday exploring the Geneva Creek area here in Colorado. The final destination is somewhere back there in one of those valleys. Remains of the old mill judging by the debris Collapsed mine entry - the steel pipe coming from it had...
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    Tincup and Cumberland Passes

    After driving/hiking Mt. Antero I was left with two choices either A.) head back home or B.) continued on and explore Tincup and Cumberland Passes. We'll the later of the two was the choice and I'm glad I did as I was able to visit some areas of Colorado I've been waiting to see and found some...
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