Kids: Mount Sherman 2013

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With my successful ascent up this mountain last year with Sydney, I figured it was time to get Reagan into the club. She was hot then cold on the idea. But finally when the day arrived, she was ready to go. Might have helped that I just sprung it on her the night before so there wasn’t days of angst … Read More

Father’s Day Gift

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Sydney presented me with a gift she had made me. She had been working secretly on this back since about Christmas I think. Whenever we were at the cabin, she would hide away in her craft area. She ended up producing this running history deal where she took all my races with results and photos and combined them in chronological … Read More

Lake Leadville

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Last season’s late kayak purchase didn’t offer us any time to get into the water. So I have been waiting for the lake here to melt and us to get some warm days to offset the frigid lake water temps. Today was the day. We got all four boats down to Tabor Boat Ramp and pushed off. We paddled out … Read More

My Daughters = Runners

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Sydney and Reagan joined a running club. Click on their names for the full scoop. First race was last weekend at Boulder High School. 2 more races in the series. So on Sundays…you will find me in Boulder on a track. Weird. I thought they only had trails down there.

Kids: Mount Sherman 2012 / Sydney’s First 14er

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Distance 4.92 miles Moving Time 3 hr 18 min Summit Elevation 14,036 feet Elevation Gain 2,397 feet Route Iowa Gulch GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Previously. For the past few years, I have toyed with the idea of taking Sydney up high with me. So I started asking a few years ago and got a solid NO from Mom. But that’s … Read More