Pike’s Peak: Promises, P...

Oct 15, 2011 by

Here are a few photos from my hike up the Barr Trail to Barr Camp, which is 6.5 miles and 3,800 vertical feet, or a little better...

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Vicarious Hiking, Anyone?

Aug 2, 2011 by

Today I got to do, for the fourth or fifth time, what I consider to be the world’s best hike. This is a highly subjective...

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National Geographic Bucket Lis...

Jun 15, 2011 by

Last week we ran the 20 most extreme, hair-raising, legendary adventures on the planet, daunting even for the world’s elite...

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It’s Spring–I Can ...

Apr 6, 2011 by

Anybody besides me notice that the weather–which has been notoriously unpredictable as long as I’ve been alive to enjoy...

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A Post About Hiking Boots

Mar 23, 2011 by

Okay. Right up front. If you don’t hike, and aren’t much on the great outdoors, you’ll probably think I’m...

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