Run: Bear Peak & SoBo (6.09 mi)

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“Wanna go run at 8PM tonight?”, JV says. That’s like in the dark. OK. More used to running during the day time and I save my headlamp for Leadville. So this was my first Boulder peaks ascent in the dark oddly enough. We spent some time on the run discussing how we would save each other if there was a … Read More

Run: Boulder 8ers Figure 8 (16.01 mi)

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Sunrise No alarm 6:15 101s Drive Chautauqua Usual parking spot 7:15 Original loop pattern Baseline Gregory Bathroom #2 Gregory Canyon Ranger Caught guy from parking lot 46 WTF Green Mountain Summit #1 Olan Green-Bear 2 females with white butts Bear West Ridge Bear Peak Summit Saddle Hippie with VFFs South Boulder Peak Summit Hippie with multi-tool pliers out Shadow Canyon … Read More

Run: Boulder 8ers Figure 8 (16.04 mi)

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Longest effort of 2011 at 4+ hours. Three 8,000+ foot peaks. Double Green Mountain ascents. We committed to spending a weekend on the Front Range instead of our usual commute to Leadville because of a few kid’s parties. Therefore, I found the energy and time to run longer in the hills around here today. I had some ideas on the … Read More

Run: BBMM 2010 (20.77 mi)

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Previously. It was that time of year again. The BTR fall group run otherwise known as the Basic Boulder Mountain Marathon. Last year, it sucked balls with a huge snow dump just days before. However, this year, I might say it was a tad hot for fall running. Looked like we would have a good showing even though a few … Read More