Grays Peak (14,270′) & Torreys Peak (14,267′)

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Distance 8.58 miles Moving Time 3 hr 57 min Summit Elevation 14,270 feet (GP) / 14,267 feet (TP) Elevation Gain 4,319 feet Route Stevens Gulch My wife and kids are out of town for 2 weeks so I decided to take the opportunity to go climb some more 14ers. I have been on hiatus lately for no particular reason. I … Read More

Giving It a Shot

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Its 3:30 AM. I am waking up to go and see if I can summit Grays and Torreys Peaks this morning. I am going to leave from the Stevens Gulch Trailhead. No one else is home with me but the dogs. Needed to tell someone where I am going. I should report back this afternoon. Good luck to me. Update: … Read More

Train To The Top

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My parents have been in town over the past week. We try and do new things everytime they come. This time we decided to take the Cog Railway up to the top of Pikes Peak. Its about 1 hour and 15 minutes up to the top. Here is when we passed another train up above timber line. This is a … Read More

Longmont Sunrise Stampede 2006

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Distance 10K Time 51:23 (PR) Pace 8:17 Number of Runners 500 GPS Analysis MotionBased This past weekend I competed in the Sunrise Stampede, the local Longmont 10k. I trained pretty well for this I thought. 3 or 4 days a week. However, I hurt my leg 3 weeks ago so that cut into my runs. I have been pacing here … Read More