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My Western Slope Farewell, Part Two: Weeping Rock and Hidden Canyon

Date hiked: 8/21/17

Mileage: Weeping Rock: .2 miles

Hidden Canyon: .9 miles to the end of the established trail; .5 miles inside Hidden Canyon before the terrain becomes too treacherous… 586 more words

Out And Back Hike

201st Ride of 2017: STC Bus

I was rather early at the station, around 25 minutes earlier than the scheduled time for Creeks to leave.

Creeks wasn’t parked in front as always. 926 more words


200th Ride of 2017: STC Bus

It’s a special day. Today I reach my 200th ride of the year, something that I’ve been quite excited about in the past few days. Well, yeah, it means nothing much, but after starting this blog and taking photos on each ride for the Instagram account associated with this blog, I somehow love seeing how the numbers add up and hey, just look at it, we’re now almost done with the year. 809 more words


199th Ride of 2017: STC Bus

Alright folks, I have a confession to make.

This blog is dying. I am 11 entries behind and to be honest I don’t feel like maintaining this blog anymore, but it’s kind of a waste to stop abruptly when there’s only less than 3 months left before the end of the year. 869 more words


East Creek/Gift Creek Trail #1963

Date hiked: 8/04/17

Mileage: 11.2 mi to the saddle; 16 mi to Avalanche Creek

Head Count (how many other hikers I saw): One group headed to Lily Lake, and one hiker near the basin. 687 more words

Colorado Hiking

Courage on the trail

75 miles last hour.

Holding the beast by the reins. Passing Colts, Mustangs, tufts of sun-soaked ditch-wheat waving, beaten by the wind.

Jumping creeks. Saddle-sore. Biting a toothpick, wishing a cowgirl could admire my steel. 54 more words