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Adventure Alert! Oregon Border to Border and NW Overland Rally

Plans still need to be finalized but we are working on a possible Oregon Border to Border run at the end of June. The start date would be June 20th from AZ with  start and the actual route on the 21st of June. The section we would do is Route 5 which is a primarily [...]

Adventure Alert! Oregon Border to Border and NW Overland Rally2016-10-24T16:20:57-07:00

Utah 2015

The dates have been set for Utah Border to Border 2015! May 24th-May 29th 2015! This is Memorial Day weekend so most should only have to take 4 days of PTO to do the run. May 23rd we will be meeting in the Flagstaff area or possibly Canyon De Chelly as a staging area. Details [...]

Utah 20152016-10-24T16:20:57-07:00

Planning tools and offline maps

Just a quick post on what tools I use to plan events and create routes. On my Mac I use a tool called, ADZE, it is a great application and well worth the $20.00 to register. This app helps me preview, edit and combine GPX routes that are sourced from the web. It has tools [...]

Planning tools and offline maps2016-10-24T16:20:58-07:00

El Camino del Diablo – October 2014

This is a closed event due to the limited number of vehicles allowed. Information for those that are participating is listed here.     Attending: Meetup Location: TBD Itinerary: (Not Finalized) Some are going to be near Ajo thursday night, otherwise meeting early Friday morning.  Those that can obtain their permits prior to the trip are [...]

El Camino del Diablo – October 20142020-05-08T15:55:29-07:00

Life Remotely, A great overlanding blog.

This is an amazing blog for those that are considering a lengthy Overlanding trek. The site talks about working remotely while on the road and just has tons of practical resources.  https://www.liferemotely.com/ Their cookbook looks good and they have a free eBook on overlanding. Now if someone can just finance my desire to bug out and [...]

Life Remotely, A great overlanding blog.2016-10-24T16:20:58-07:00

So many adventures which should we do?

Time, money, and a few other things restrict ones ability to drive the earth. There are so many places to see and do in AZ and beyond. We are working on Utah 2015 along with some shorter "long weekend" adventures for 2014. The summer heat restricts our ability to do some of these so look [...]

So many adventures which should we do?2014-07-21T17:37:53-07:00

Planning for Utah 2015

Plans are already underway for our next big expedition. Utah Border to Border. Since this is not in our backyard even greater planning is involved than the Arizona Border to Border run. We are working on pre-run and post-run lodging so people can make the journey from AZ and have some time to rest before [...]

Planning for Utah 20152014-06-05T17:38:25-07:00

Inaugural AZ Border to Border run complete!

We just completed the 1st AZ Border to Border run. It was a huge success. 8 FJ's and 11 people participated. We are building the photo gallery and updating the guide for this run.

Inaugural AZ Border to Border run complete!2014-06-04T20:02:29-07:00
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