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Alaska Part 5: The work/ mileage balance

“Why the [expletive] [expletive] isn’t the server running!” I yelled internally in the Prince George library. During the workweek it’s very difficult to tell that I’m on a road trip. The days from McBride to Smithers were a prime example … Continue reading

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Alaska Part 4: Cruising Jasper

Still looking at the map and saying “damn…” But then I also look at the scenery and can only say the same thing. I made the most of my weekend and spent my time in Jasper National Park. I would … Continue reading

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Alaska Part 3: Eh?

“Well there’s no wall yet!” “Yea and let’s keep it that way!” And so ended my first Canadian conversation with a couple passing through the rest stop that would be my campsite for the night. The friendly stereotype had already … Continue reading

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Alaska Part 2: Montana

There’s only 2 turns to make from the I 90 East to get to Philipsburg; a small town in the Montana foothills that will always hold a part of me. As I rolled down the main road, one of the … Continue reading

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Alaska Part 1: From the 405 to the 45’N

I have too many friends and they live in too many places. The initial week of the drive north has proven to be quite the whirlwind of catching people as I momentarily pass through their lives. Friends in San Luis … Continue reading

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Back East is always “Back” East

Ok, time for me to play catch up on the last year. It wasn’t until the 3rd sequential Beiber barrage that the boxed merlot began to batter the brainstem enough to dull my senses a bit. We were blasting through … Continue reading

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The Rewind

Here’s a little ditty about how I relived the last 4 years of life prior to my time in Colorado back in January and February of this year.   There are some places I will never be able to do … Continue reading

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Get back to Big Sky Country

Let’s talk about Boulder for a second. The first time I had been to Boulder was when my dad, brother, and I came out in the spring of 2006 for me to check out the campus. It’s not so much … Continue reading

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Catching up

Let’s see if I can’t get everyone caught up to speed. August 2014 – I spend my last nights in Philipsburg, Montana. Fly back to Hermosa Beach and drive out to Boulder, Colorado. In my excitement (or insomnia that tends … Continue reading

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