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Pwned on Pawnee-Buchanan

The Pawnee-Buchanan Loop in the Indian Peaks Wilderness is a classic of Front Range mountain running: a 25-plus mile loop with 6000-plus feet of gain, crossing the Continental Divide twice, past three large lakes, numerous waterfalls, and gazillions of wildflowers.  … Continue reading

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Brainard Fall Classic

Jim is a little obsessed with Longs Peak.  Granted, there are worse mountains to be smitten with, but every time he comes out here from the midwest, he jaunts up Longs.  Or sometimes Pikes Peak, but usually Longs.  This visit, … Continue reading

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Terra Incognita, or the Pawnee-Buchanan Loop

It seemed prudent to park at the farther trailhead and get the 0.7 miles of road running over early. Somehow I knew that after a long day running in the mountains (and you can put quotes around ‘running’ if you … Continue reading

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