NOTES FROM THE ROAD


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Route Planning for Serbia…


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Routing overland in the mountains…


30 July 2016: Working on the route plan for our exploratory trip into the mountains of southern Serbia. Looking forward to some cool discoveries including ancient monasteries and ruined fortresses in an extraordinary wilderness …



Serbia Plum Harvest…


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Picking the fruits of summer…


25 July 2016: Helping out with the annual plum harvest in Miliva and enjoying some time with friends before heading back on the road to explore some new trails in southern Serbia …



Rebelle Rally Planning…


Getting ready for a new challenge…


17 July 2016: Making plans to participate in the first ever Rebelle Rally event this coming October. The Rebelle is an off-road navigation rally raid across 2000 km of desert in the southwestern United States. A new kind of competition, it blends the love of driving with the challenge of precision navigation …


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THIS MONTH:
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A few weeks in the backcountry of Serbia to explore and spend some time helping harvest plums in a rural village …


COMING UP SOON:

Topless for Tatas 8th Annual Charity Wheeling event at Rausch Creek off-road park 12-14 August …


Navigation Training for the Rebelle Rally in Reno NV, focusing on basic map and compass skills, plotting and route planning…


Advanced training in desert driving techniques with Rod Hall Drive at their location on the outskirts of Reno NV …



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MORE NOTES FROM THE ROAD:
June – Mongolia
16-31 May – Overland Expo, Mongolia
1-15 May – Paris
April – training desert prep
March – Long Island
February – California deserts
January – El Camino del Diablo
December – Long Island
November – New York
15-31 October – Moab
1-14 October – Vermont
September – Paris
August – Topless For Tatas
July – Rubicon Trail
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SPECIAL REPORT

INTO THE MAZE

Detailed series on a solo scouting journey into some of the remotest backcountry around Moab. The six day 450-mile off-pavement trip into the Maze district of the Canyonlands National Park offers insight into the challenges of expedition planning… [read]


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