Cycling Jeep Chronicles

2016 Ride #39

So a little over two weeks ago, I had the power steering pump and pressure hose replaced in my Jeep … everything seemed to going fine until the Ophir RR on Saturday. When I stopped at the top of Johnson Pass to do time splits for the field I was taking care of, the Jeep […]

Cycling Jeep Chronicles

Crushed!

They came, they saw, they got crushed (and crushed in return). When I first found out that Burke Swindlehurst was putting together the Crusher in the Tushar, a half-road, half-dirt climbing sufferfest at altitude, I knew immediately that this was going to be an event in which I had to be involved. I’ve written in […]

Jeep Chronicles Outdoors Photography

Somewhere on Highway 89

A couple of photos from my drive home from my mom’s house in Fountain Hills, Arizona on the 28th of December … these two shots were taken on Highway 89, somewhere near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon; the first image is of the mountain going up the right side of the road … […]

Jeep Chronicles Trooper Tales

The last Trooper Tale

After 5 years and 6 days, I got rid of my Isuzu Trooper this past Friday evening. It’s had a number of problems over the past year, and it just go to the point where I was tired of throwing money at it, just to keep it running. After replacing the brakes last summer and […]