May Mini-Hikes | Colorado | 05/11/19

Last weekend, after an unsuccessful summit attempt on Pennsylvania Mountain, I spiraled into a depression hole for a little while. What's wrong with me that I have such a hard time summiting these days? Am I really in that bad of shape? I realized that I needed to do something different, and I desperately needed a …

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Pennsylvania Mountain (13,006′) Attempt | Colorado | 05/04/19

Pennsylvania Mountain (13,006') Attempt | Mosquito Range | CO Rank: 635/637 Pika Trailhead | Pike National Forest | Fairplay, CO 05/04/19 | 3.0 miles | 844' gain | Class 2 Kyle and I set off for Pennsylvania Mountain, fully intending on summiting. However, today would not be the day for us. The hike shouldn't have been …

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Green Mountain (6,857′), Rooney, Hayden Loop | Colorado | 05/02/19

Green Mountain (6,857'), Rooney, Hayden Loop | Forsberg Park Trailhead | William F. Hayden Green Mountain Park Lakewood, CO | 05/02/19 | 6.82 miles | 871' gain | Class 1 I unexpectedly have another 4-day weekend, and although Kyle and I have a lot of things to get done, we wanted to get out on …

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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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