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Colorado and Utah 2012 in a 2 Door XJ – Tuesday

Colorado and Utah 2012 in a 2 Door XJ – Tuesday

I’ll start this post with the preface of ‘This is one of those days that pictures don’t do it justice’. We stumbled through quite a few ‘pretty’ things while putting another 256 miles on the XJ on our way up to the Capitol Reef area Travel:

Colorado and Utah 2012 – In a 2 Door XJ – Sunday

Colorado and Utah 2012 – In a 2 Door XJ – Sunday

Dumped another 200 photos in that top link… I forget how awesome the weather is here. This mornings Temp was 46°F and I was comfortable in shorts and a T shirt. This afternoon was in the upper 80’s and again, completely comfortable. I could get used to this! Looking out from our hotel room, we see this:

UT/CO in an XJ! 2012 Friday/Saturday

UT/CO in an XJ! 2012 Friday/Saturday

We’re making the trek out west again this year. Going as far west as Moab, then back through CO on the way back home. You folks seemed to enjoy the past posts on our trips (and I like reading about other peoples trips) so follow along if you’d like!

Colorado – Utah in a borrowed TJ 2010

Colorado – Utah in a borrowed TJ 2010

Riding high on our success of the 2009 Colorado trip, we were amped up to head out west again in 2010. But our plans were nearly ruined when I was unable to obtain a suitable 4×4 to take out west (the Cherokee market dried up, thanks Cash for Clunkers!). But all was not lost due to an offer from a very generous friend. We were able to make the trek out west in his essentially stock (save for 30” tires)…

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