Goat Mountain (7,797′) Attempt | Colorado | 06/09/19

Goat Mountain (7,797') Attempt | Waterton Canyon Trailhead | Chatfield State Park Littleton, CO | 06/09/19 | 7.40 miles | 1,595' gain | Class 2 I hate Goat Mountain. I say I hate it, and yet something keeps pulling me back. On paper, the hike doesn't seem terribly difficult (and in reality it isn't either) …

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Chief Mountain (11,709′) | Colorado | 05/18/19

Chief Mountain (11,709') | Chief Mountain Trailhead | Arapahoe National Forest Idaho Springs, CO | 05/18/19 | 3.36 miles | 1,043' gain | Class 2 We had time Saturday for just a short hike so I picked Chief Mountain. I'd actually done this hike a few years ago with a women's hiking group, but was …

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Triangle Mountain (8,415′) | Colorado | 04/20/19

Triangle Mountain  (8,415') | Triangle Mountain Trailhead | Roosevelt National Forest Glen Haven, CO | 04/20/19 | 2.97 miles | 1,355' gain | Class 2 It's been a hectic few weeks. A family member went missing (thankfully they're now home safe) and then I had a headache that has lasted for 5 days (unfortunately it's …

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Crosier Mountain (9,233′) | Colorado | 04/07/19

Crosier Mountain (9,233') | Rainbow Trailhead | Roosevelt National Forest Glen Haven, CO | 04/07/19 | 7.86 miles | 2,420' gain | Easy Class 3 Earlier this year, Kyle and I attempted to climb Crosier Mountain but turned around at Table Rock when we noticed that our dog Bob's leg was bleeding. So I was …

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Legault Mountain (9,074′) | Colorado | 03/31/19

Legault Mountain (9,074') | Meyer Ranch Trailhead | Meyer Ranch Park Conifer, CO | 03/31/19 | 5.30 miles | 1,199' gain | Class 2 Legault Mountain is a minor Front Range peak. Although it's visible from US-285, it's not very conspicuous and wouldn't look like much to the average person driving by. Kyle and I …

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