Sunday

New Mexico Backroads Guiding and Photography Featured in Fall 2015 Overland Journal

Fall 2015 –"The Most Dangerous Stagecoach Ride in the World: Butterfield Route", a story written by Overland Journal’s Dr. Jon Solberg, charts NMBR guide Jake Quinones and Solberg’s adventures across West Texas as they retrace the historic Butterfield Overland Mail Stage Line from the Pecos to the Rio Grande. The duo’s 700-mile traverse and collaboration yields a rich narrative and vivid imagery that captivates the rugged people, precarious roads, spectacular landscapes and history that surrounds the Butterfield trail.
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Saturday

NMBR’s Long-term BFGoodrich KO2 Review: 15,000 Mile Preview

BFGoodrich Tires 37x12.50R17 KO2 after six months and 15,000 miles beneath the NMBR Rubicon. Over half the miles logged on these tires have been on dirt, aired down between 11 and 14PSI. Tread depth is currently a bit over 12/32nds; the tires measured a bit under 15/32nds when new. No punctures, no failures. Stay tuned to www.newmexicobackroads.com for the 15,000-mile/6-month (midpoint) update in the yearlong KO2 review series. Wheels: American Expedition Vehicles 17" x 8.5"JK Salta in Black (dust not included).