Michael has a BA in History & American Studies and an MSc in American History from the University of Edinburgh. He comes from a proud military family and has spent most of his career as an educator in the Middle East and Asia. His passion is travel, and he seizes any opportunity to share his experiences in the most immersive way possible, whether at sea or on the land.

Part of our in-depth series exploring the forts of Comancheria

American Ranch | Bent's Old Fort | Big Timber | Blackwater Spring | Cedar Canyon | Chicosa Arroyo | Dog Creek | Eayre's Fight | Fishers Peak | Fort Collins | Fort Garland | Fort Lyon | Fort Morgan | Fort Sedgwick | Fort St. Vrain | Fremont's Orchard | Godfrey's Ranch | Hungate Massacre | Julesberg | Old Fort Vasquez | Poncha Pass | Pueblo | Royal Gorge Bridge | Rule Creek | Saguache Creek/Cochetopa Pass | Spanish Attack Comanches | Spanish Kill Chief Cuerno Verde | Spring Canyon | Summit Springs | Valley Station | White Butte Creek
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