Category Archives: U.S. Military Endurance Sports

“Oh Say Can You See?”

The place was the Community United Methodist Church at the corner of Sixth and Rosita in Westcliffe. The occasion was their annual yard sale. The year was… a long time ago. The lawn surrounding the modest, white church was packed … Continue reading

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Pikes Peak or Bust

When Thomas Jefferson sent Lewis and Clark northwest and Zebulon Pike south to survey the Louisiana Purchase, he could have never dreamed of the sights that lay in wait for these intrepid explorers. Nor could anyone have imagined the distances involved. Leaving … Continue reading

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