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Climbing Nature & Hiking

2022-11 Thanksgiving

The long Thanksgiving weekend put us in St. George with friends to do some bouldering and trail running. We did get a bit of roped climbing in as well, but only a few pitches due to being overcast and chilly that day. But the bouldering and trail run were great. We opted into a hotel […]

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Nature & Hiking

2022-11-08 San Rafael Reef

Carly and I headed down to the Swell over the weekend. Our plans go snafu’ed bit. Friday night we had to return back to SLC after realizing around Santaquin that we’d left all our food in the fridge—we’d planned to go to St. George. We turned around and decided to stay in SLC and leave […]

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Motorcycling

2022-10-16 Provo Canyon to Strawberry Reservoir

Another foliage ride while the leaves are still at their peak. This one was up from Provo Canyon and then onto some forest roads until Hobble Creek Rd for a few miles of pavement. From there we headed back into the woods and high mountain plateaus until finding our way down to Strawberry Reservoir to […]

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Motorcycling

2022-10-09 Pony Express and Silver Island Loop

October 9, 2022 With Carly out of town I got a weekend, a long one at that, to myself. Branden suggested riding most of the Pony Express through Utah. I’d had this one on my future rides list so it was pretty easy to make it happen. We had a little extra logistics for fuel […]

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Motorcycling

2022-10-06 Foliage Ride

Thursday afternoon I got out with Branden for a ride through some of the local hot spots for foliage and twisty roads. Being a weekday we figured there would be less traffic, which no doubt there was, but there was still some on the Alpine Loop by Sundance. As the images and video suggest I […]