ElectionsVote This year of 2015 certainly seems to be flying by at warp speed. What say we disappear for a moment to a place where the temperature’s perfect, there’s no big hurry and the time is simpler(more..)

ElectionsVote It is positively amazing how time flies. Last week of July. Each of you ask yourselves what you’re doing with your lives. Make a slight face. Shrug. Say, aloud, “Well there you go” a(more..)

ElectionsVote Well boy howdy. How about those recent record-breaking rains here in the SCV? It’s unusual, but not THAT unusual to get SCV rains in July. C’mon. We’ll show you…This isn&rsquo(more..)

ElectionsVote Top of a July morn to you, dear saddlepals. As you settle into your seat, try not to groan. Sigh expansively. We’ll be exploring miles of forgotten history backroads this fine day. Might want t(more..)

ElectionsVote Surely got punished and then some in June. July has been a surprisingly pleasant early summer so far. Wouldn’t that be lovely if we just sort of squeaked through the triple digits altogether? W(more..)

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..)