Beaver Brook Trail (West) | Colorado | 10/03/20

Beaver Brook Trail (West) | Jefferson County Open Space Golden, CO | 10/03/20 | 9.33 miles | 2,623' gain I unexpectedly found myself back at Genesee Park just two days after my first visit. A series of unfortunate events in the morning (my friend slept through her alarm and missed our planned 13er and then …

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Pineridge Natural Area | Colorado | Fall 2020

Pineridge Natural Area | Fort Collins Natural Areas Fort Collins, CO | 09/27/20 | 6.97 miles | 525' gain Pineridge Natural Area is a small open space just outside Fort Collins. I visited twice in the Fall of 2020 to walk/hike. It's not terribly scenic but it's a great spot for locals to exercise or …

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Meyers Homestead & Josie Heath Trails | Colorado | 09/26/20

Meyers Homestead & Josie Heath Trails | Walker Ranch Open Space Boulder, CO | 09/26/20 | 7.41 miles | 1,046' gain MG: Meyers Gulch Trailhead, WR: Walker Ranch Loop Trailhead This was not our planned hike. We intended on using one of our precious few fall weekends to drive down to St. Elmo and climb …

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Heil Valley Ranch: Schoolhouse & Overland Loops | Colorado | 09/10/20

Schoolhouse & Overland Loops | Heil Valley Ranch Park Boulder, CO | 09/10/20 | 4.03 miles | 305' gain (M) - Main Trailhead, (C) - Corral Trailhead We'd just gotten our first winter storm and although I wasn't at all ready for the snow and cold, I wanted to get out for a quick Thursday …

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