ElectionsVote Not to be sappy, but I’m pert near bursting with pride and feel rather lucky to be an American. Hope you saddlepals will have just a glorious 4th of July Saturday. But to business at hand. We&(more..)


ElectionsVote Mornin’. I’d step into the entry way, but I’ve got the spurs on and no offense, I’d rather not leave those thousands and thousands of horses unsupervised. Just dropping by to (more..)


ElectionsVote This is one of my favorite historical trailrides of the year. It’s Father’s Day. Because we get to go back in time, I’ll have my Dad, Walt Cieplik, riding on my right and my daughter(more..)


ElectionsVote Top of a fine June morn, o fellow riders into the outback of local history. Firm but gentle on those reins and into the mystic go we...   (PHOTO CAPTION: It would become one of the world’(more..)


ElectionsVote A happy first Thursday of June, in the year 2015. Heavens, how these dates keep advancing. But, lucky us, we have a remedy in the form of hopping on a horse and traveling back into yesteryear. We&rsqu(more..)


ElectionsVote Most of you. Back into the house or condo. I’m sorry. I don’t care if it’s nearly the weekend. You’re not getting into the saddle wearing thongs, cut-offs and a T-shirt. I&rsqu(more..)


ElectionsVote Boy, howdy. It’s a good thing we’re going to be off in another time dimension. C’mon, folks. Hop into those saddles and try not to groan. It’s not Westernly and besides. We&rsq(more..)


ElectionsVote Thirty years ago, we had one of the most memorable SCV Dodger nights in history when a local high school softball picture faced the greatest pinch hitter in pro baseball history. Now if that isn&rsqu(more..)


ElectionsVote I know. I know. You could use a little beauty sleep. And this being the Internet, who knows what time you wake or go to bed. But nothing invigorates the soul like a ride into yesteryear on a noble ste(more..)


ElectionsVote The horses are a smidge edgy this fine last day of April. C’mon, you grizzled trail tramps and soft Yuppies alike. Time to trek into yesteryear. If you’ve got a pony who answers to “(more..)