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Ahhhhh, Mountains

Evelyn’s birthday was the official bookend to our 4 month trip and so the day after her birthday party we left to head back to Utah. 516 more words


Peak L - An absolute classic knife ridge

Approaching Upper Slate Lake, Peak L is the most impressive thing in view, rising up from the upper valley with prominence, looking like the serrated edge on a knife. 565 more words

Gore Range

On holidays

What a glorious coincidence that National Trails Day is directly preceded by National Do(ugh)nut Day! The idea of burning all those calories on a Saturday hike seems a perfect excuse to indulge in a doughnut or two on Friday. 442 more words


Trail Running Around Buffalo Mountain, Silverthorne

Matt and I decided to go for a nice run around Buffalo Mountain yesterday. Its a 13 mile adventure and its absolutely beautiful. We started at the Buffalo Cabin Trailhead at the top of the Wildernest neighborhood in Silverthorne. 548 more words


Gore Range #5: Mesa Cortina to Willow and Salmon Lakes

Once again, the summer is flying past and my moderate (compared to previous years) recreation goals are looming.  But big stupid runs in the mountains require some training time and it’s already mid-July!  748 more words


Daily Distraction: Wheeler Lakes

Wheeler Lakes, CO

Wheeler Lakes, CO – Simple 2.5 mi hike starting next to I-70 at the base of Copper Mountain.

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Daily Distraction

Upper Cataract Loop: AssizU & Wankling

Trailhead Directions & Trail Stats.

Lower Cataract Loop Trail is a lovely two point two-five mile trail which circles, you guessed it, Lower Cataract Lake. With picnic areas and minimal elevation change, it is an ideal walk for families and guests. 693 more words