Quandary Peak (14,265′)

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Distance 6.82 miles Moving Time 2 hr 22 min Summit Elevation 14,265 feet Elevation Gain 3,407 feet Route East Slopes GPS Export GPX GPS Analysis Strava Family flew out last night leaving me alone for a few days. So the annual process begins where I don’t sleep much and try and hike a few mountains. However, this year — I … Read More

Mount Evans Ascent 2008

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Distance 14.5 miles Time 2:57:48 (PR) Pace 12:16 Rank 165 of 374 GPS Analysis Strava Summer races have finally arrived! This means no more traditional races for a while. For June, I decided to do a repeat and go for the Mt. Evans Ascent again. Last year, I enjoyed the race but was ready to take up the challenge again. … Read More

Mount Belford (14,197′) & Mount Oxford (14,153′)

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Distance 11.45 miles Moving Time 5 hr 6 min Summit Elevation 14,197 feet (B)/14,153 feet (O) Elevation Gain 6,033 feet Route Missouri Gulch Trailhead I have obviously been consumed by running this summer. Plus with B2 on the sidelines with her new baby, there isn’t a lot of company on hikes. So I called my sister, Natalee, mid-summer and put … Read More

Mount Evans Ascent 2007

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Distance 14.5 miles Time 3:34:03 (PR) Pace 14:46 Number of Runners 350 GPS Analysis Strava Today was the day. The race I have been most excited about running all year. I have been wanting to run a decent length race at elevation. When I read about the Mount Evans Ascent, I knew it was the one. Its America’s Highest Road … Read More

La Plata Peak (14,336′)

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Distance 8.97 miles Moving Time 4 hr 4 min Summit Elevation 14,336 feet Elevation Gain 5,731 feet Route Northwest Ridge GPS Export GPX KML GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Natalee and Dohn came in from Indiana for the holiday weekend. I had planned on getting at least 1 more 14er in for the season. Natalee was ready to go. She had … Read More