Trip Reports

You will find information on the places that we have gone as well as information on how to get there.

The Backdoor to Sand Dunes National Park

During the summer months there is a back entrance to Sand Dunes National Park. The route enters over Medano Pass from the Wet Mountain Valley near Westcliffe, Colorado. Medano Pass, originally a route used by Native Americans to pass between the Wet Mountain Valley and San Louis Valley was traversed by Zebulon Pike and his…


Highway to Swell

Cruise Moab always has lots to offer, and 2014 was no exception. With an early registration comes the opportunity to go on a pre-run. This year I was able to get into the San Rafael Swell pre-run that is hosted by Wasatch Cruisers each year. For some, this is the main event for the week. The…


Spring Island in the Sky trip

Elephant Hill is always a good early season challenge and this last weekend I had a chance to enjoy a trip to the Needles and Bobby Joe camp. With the ski season coming to a close a number of other instructors and I decided to finish off with a trip to the canyon county. We…