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Wheeler Basin Recon

The main reason I fancy myself an explorer is that, even though I’ve never personally filled in any blank areas on the map, there is nothing more exciting to me than exploring something new.  What’s around that next bend?  What’s … Continue reading

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Fourth of July on the First Day of Fall

September is Colorado at its best.  Similarly the region served by the Fourth of July Trailhead is also Colorado at its best.  The two together, well, let’s just say they never disappoint.  I have a soft spot in my heart … Continue reading

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Revisiting the North Ridge

Mts. Neva and Jasper, IPW, CO September 11, 2009 Six years ago, having lived in Colorado for less than a month, I ventured into the high country for the first time. Nathan and I hiked from the Fourth of July … Continue reading

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