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Ride the Rockies - Day Five

By five this morning, our Ride the Rockies team was chomping at the bit – rarin’ to go. They were antsy – checking and rechecking their watches for departure time. 357 more words

Ride The Rockies

National Poetry Month Week 2--Cottonwood Pass

In 2003 my wife’s sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Bob Warren, whom I like to call my “bonus siblings,” drove us out from Buena Vista, Colorado in their four-wheel drive vehicle into the dense San Isabel National Forest, and over Cottonwood Pass. 170 more words


Cottonwood Pass

This photo was taken just to the east of Cottonwood Pass in Colorado, along Gunnison County Road 209. Cottonwood Pass’ elevation is 12,126 feet and is part of the Continental Divide. 42 more words


Why do I climb mountains?

It starts with a decision to go on a trip. You start by figuring where…for purposes of this conversation, we’ll pretend it’s the Sierras. You do some research, you find your route, and then you work to sell the trip to your friends. 2,119 more words


Daily Distraction: Cottonwood Pass

Cottonwood Pass, CO

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Daily Distraction

CO Tour Day 9: Las Cosas Se Arreglan: Cottonwood Pass and a Broken Crankarm

“Las cosas se arreglan. La gente no.” Things can be fixed. People can’t. Someone I used to work with told me that, after I had been in a fender bender. 396 more words

Bike Touring

New on 500px : Cottonwood Pass and the Milky Way by larsleber by larsleber

This was taken from the top of Cottonwood Pass on 05/31/2014. I really wanted a car to light up the road for this photo but nobody traveled up the pass this late. 26 more words