Larry E Heck moved to Colorado in 1984 while working as District Manager for a Nationwide Computer Maintenance Company. He was immediately drawn to visit scenic and historic attractions found in back country locations throughout Colorado and Utah.
In 1985, he became a free lance writer (part time) and published a short booklet describing some of those locations and how to find them using a 4WD vehicle Since tht time, Larry has continued his free lance writing
activities and produced many dozens of back country guide books, videos, and magazine stories. His travels have taken him throughout the Rocky Mountain Region and beyond.
Being a free lance photo journalist, Larry's stories have appeared in numerous publications across decades of time. For all of 2007, his back country adventures appeared monthly in Off Road Magazine. For several years, his travels continued to appear monthly in 4Wheel Drive & Sport Utility Magazine.