North Table Mountain Park: Northeast Loop | Colorado | 12/23/19

North Table Mountain Park | Jefferson County Open Space Golden, CO | 12/23/19 | 6.32 miles | 1,003' gain I got a little behind with my writing (oops!) so you'll see a few December posts before I get into January's hikes. Kyle and I both had off for a week and a half over the …

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

Spruce Mountain (7,605') | Spruce Mountain Open Space Larkspur, CO | 11/15/19 | 5.54 miles | 565' gain 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 should definitely do …

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Mount Galbraith (7,260′) | Colorado | 11/12/19

Mount Galbraith (7,260') | Mount Galbraith Park Golden, CO | 11/12/19 | 5.99 miles | 1,333' gain It'd been too long since I'd gotten out so I was thrilled when I was able to link up with my friend Tori for a Tuesday hike. On the agenda was Mount Galbraith just outside of Golden, CO. …

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

Legault Mountain (9,074') | Meyer Ranch Park Conifer, CO | 03/31/19 | 5.30 miles | 1,199' gain 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 discovered this mountain nearly two months ago …

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South Valley Park Loops | Colorado | 02/16/19

South Valley Park Loops | South Valley Park Littleton, CO | 02/16/19 | 6.01 miles | 614' gain I'd planned to start easing myself into some more difficult hikes since I'd let myself get a bit out of shape from week after week of easy trips. On Saturday, I wanted to head to Deer Creek …

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Meyer Ranch Loop | Colorado | 02/09/19

Meyer Ranch Loop | Meyer Ranch Park Aspen Park, CO | 02/09/19 | 4.68 miles | 902' gain Meyer Ranch Park, a Jefferson County Open Space, was originally homesteaded by the McIntyre family sometime before 1870. Since then, the ranch has had a few owners, most recently the Meyer family who still live across the …

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Evergreen Mountain (8,536′) & Three Sisters Loop | Colorado | 01/19/19

Evergreen Mountain (8,536') & Three Sisters Loop | Alderfer/Three Sisters Park Evergreen, CO | 01/19/19 | 8.44 miles | 1,347' gain I'm sort of amazed that I'd never been to the Alderfer/Three Sisters Park before. I'd heard of it a few times, as many have recommended it, but it wasn't really on my radar and …

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