Run: Mount Elbert (9.45 mi)

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The Fuller Family finally got a break in the schedule so we have been in Leadville all week. This gives me a good opportunity to run quality stuff each day. I did a nice evening loop of Turquoise Lake the other night in the clockwise direction which felt like a sin. Been hitting Powerline over lunch. But this morning, I … Read More

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

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

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Out west of Colorado Springs for the weekend on a girl scout camping trip. Their troop just formed this past school year so they are just starting to get a full slate of activities up. The troop chose to head down to Mueller State Park for this inaugural event. It sits in the shadow of the west face of Pikes … Read More

Run: Mount Massive (13.28 mi)

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Distance 13.28 miles Time 03:16:35 Summit Elevation 14,421 feet Elevation Gain 4,560 feet Route East Slope GPS Export KML GPX GPS Analysis Gamin Connect Previously. After being in Leadville for 10 consecutive days, I had to go back to Longmont today. But I had time for a morning run. Go big, THEN go home! That was my motto. The choice … Read More