Moab and Arches

Geplaatst op juli 27, 2014 door 5 Reacties

thumbnail image It's worth noting that we've seen a Westfalia on the road every single day so far this week. Maar, still no T2's. We had a sweet camping spot on BLM land next to the Colorado river that allowed us to take a dip and cool off when the Utah heat was unbearable. En, I'm already doing ...

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Post 1000

Geplaatst op juli 24, 2014 door 7 Reacties

thumbnail image ...and that's a thousand blog entries. It only took about five years. ...

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Life Elevated

Geplaatst op juli 23, 2014 door No Comments

thumbnail image The only thing we knew about Fruita was that it was home to Mike The Headless Chicken and some good mountain biking. Probably more than most people know about Fruita. It turns out they have dinosaurs too. We were happily rolling along, so didn't stop to camp at a recommended spot near mile marker ...

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River Rats

Geplaatst op juli 22, 2014 door 4 Reacties

thumbnail image It turns out the best way to get to the Utah border from here is to drive north to Kremmling, then cut down an unpaved road that takes you back down to the interstate near Edwards. That way, you don't have to cross the Continental Divide again....

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Back to the Bus, Deel 2

Geplaatst op juli 21, 2014 door 3 Reacties

thumbnail image Exactly 7 days after arriving in Denver, the bus was finally 'ready'. The upside of the vehicle SNAFU was that we had a good excuse to hang out with friends in Boulder and crush all competition on the croquet field. The mechanic covered the cost of our rental car, so we can't complain too much ...

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Back to the Bus

Geplaatst op juli 11, 2014 door 4 Reacties

thumbnail image We started our day at 4 AM - we had big plans. Today we were finally getting back on the road! The first half involved flying to Denver and it was completely smooth. Dan, een $100 taxi ride to the mechanic to pick up the bus. SNAFU time. ...

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Dad’s Super

Geplaatst op juli 10, 2014 door 4 Reacties

thumbnail image This post was supposed to end with a photo of me driving my dad's '79 convertible Super Beetle. It doesn't. My dad's had this bug for as long as I can remember and it's been up and down the Galveston seawall a thousand times. Maar, it hasn't left his garage in at least 5 years....

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