Posts tagged colorado
#45: 1.21 Gigawatts of WHAT THE F*CK WAS THAT?! A lightning strike just fried the off-grid ranch.

Being completely honest with this statement…Craig is lucky to be alive today. Immediately upon his return from Bears Ears, a massive lightning strike decimated the off-grid ranch in Gunnison. Craig was in the house when it happened and witnessed lightning bolts of energy pulsing through the air in the living room area. He explains what happened, how the strike completely destroyed the entire electrical system, and what it’s going to take to get everything back up and running again. Thanks for tuning in!

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#42: Bears Ears Campfire Conversation with Craig and Brian

We both feel this is one of our best conversations yet! Craig decided to come truck camp for a week in Bears Ears National Monument so we’ve been hiking to ruins and enjoying the incredible scenery while truck camping all over this amazing place. This episode was recorded at an unbelievable dispersed camping spot called Muley Point located high up on Cedar Mesa, the top of the world views were second to none and we very much enjoyed catching up by the campfire on a 2,000ft ledge!

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#41: Brian begins his Bears Ears volunteer experience

Hey Everybody, welcome to another episode of Nomad Ramblings: Conversations from the Road. Craig here. Brian and I finally caught up the other day to get this episode out. Brian started his volunteer efforts at Bears Ears National Monument and I’m still at the Off Grid Monastery here in Gunnison, Colorado, where it’s still snowmobile only in or out

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#7: Solar Power and Battery Banks For Nomad Life, plus an update with our ever-changing nomadic winter plans

In this episode, Brian and Barron talk about their specific solar power and battery bank setups for their respective power needs. We also spend about 20 minutes talking about the changes to our winter plans, the photo shoot with Merrell on Monday, and other misc stuff related to nomadic living.

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