Spruce Mountain (7,605′) | Colorado | 11/15/19

Spruce Mountain (7,605') | Douglas County Open Space Larkspur, CO | 11/15/19 | 5.54 miles | 565' gain | Class 1 Last Friday I met up with Diana for a hike. Diana and I actually met on WordPress, but this was our first time meeting in person. (And if you don't follow Diana's blog, you …

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Kelso Mountain (13,164′) | Colorado | 10/19/19

  Kelso Mountain (13,164') | CO Rank: 510/637 Front Range | Arapaho National Forest | Georgetown, CO 10/19/19 | 5.02 miles | 1,969' gain | Class 2 Allie and I had been talking about climbing Kelso Mountain for a long time and we finally had an opportunity right before a big snowstorm blew in! We both …

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Winfield Peak (13,077′) and Virginia Peak (13,088′) | Colorado | 09/21/19

  Winfield Peak (13,077') | CO Rank: Unranked Virginia Peak (13,088') | CO Rank: 579/637 Sawatch Range | San Isabel National Forest | Granite, CO 09/21/19 | 7.78 miles | 2,894' gain | Class 2 What can I say about this trip that Allie didn't already say in her wonderful report? Oh yeah, it sucked. Well …

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