North Sterling State Park Mini-Hikes | Colorado | 04/18/20

  Balanced Rock Trail | North Sterling State Park Sterling, CO | 04/18/20| 0.34 miles | 45' gain The goal was to find a place to hike with as few people as possible (due to coronavirus). Heading east (the opposite direction of the mountains) is a surefire way to avoid anything that could even resemble …

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Lory State Park Mini-Hikes | Colorado | 03/22/20

Colorado was nearing a full shutdown due to the coronavirus and we were in the preliminary stages of social distancing. The goal: find a trail without a ton of people, short enough that Kyle will agree to come with, preferably one I'd never done before, and oh yeah, 90% of trails are closed due to …

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Rattlesnake Gulch Trail | Colorado | 02/22/20

Rattlesnake Gulch Trail | Eldorado Canyon State Park Eldorado Springs, CO | 02/22/20| 3.54 miles | 748' gain After our trip to sunny California and Arizona, it was a little rough coming back to Colorado winter. I met up with my friend Allie for a moderate hike to the Crags Hotel Ruins in Eldorado Canyon …

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Arthur’s Rock (6,782′) | Colorado | 12/23/18

Arthur's Rock (6,782') | Lory State Park Fort Collins, CO | 12/23/18 | 3.66 miles | 1,096' gain It's Christmas Eve Eve and I finally made it up Arthur's Rock today with Kyle, Lady, and Toby. It's been on my list since a friend recommended it a few years ago, and we finally got around …

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