Blog Discussion

A Day in the Life6 Comments

Is it just me or has “everyone” stopped commenting on blogs? It used to be the fun part of blogging. Now you never get too many comments as an author. And as a reader, the story after the story (in the comments) never develops. I hope people get back into it. The 2-way street keeps bloggers blogging. In some ways, … Read More

Duck Rescue

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I drove up in my driveway today and noticed a small line of birds walking on the ground. Then one after the other, they fell down into my neighbor’s window well. So I went over and saw 3 of them down in the well under the grate. They looked like little ducks with beaks and fur and webbed feet. I … Read More

Mount Elbert (14,433′)

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Distance 8.56 miles Moving Time 3 hr 56 min Summit Elevation 14,433 feet Elevation Gain 5,121 feet Route South Mount Elbert Trail A peak a week? We will see. Family is still out of town. Time for another one. A couple issues before I went. My blisters are healed up to the point where they don’t ooze. So I walked … Read More

On My Way

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Leaving at 2:30 AM to head out to Leadville. Going to climb Mt. Elbert this morning. Leaving from South Elbert Trailhead and going up the East Ridge. I will check back in later today. Update: Returned safely.