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Double double, toil and Trumbull

I’m back!  I’ve been doing some hiking, but haven’t been posting for a variety of reasons.  I’ll try to fill in some of the previous trips, but most recently I decided to go to one of the most remote places … Continue reading

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Farewell, Colorado

I guess I need to get caught back up; just suffering from a bit of inertia after heading back to Arizona.  I capped the peakbagging portion of my extended work trip to Colorado on Mount Bailey in the town of … Continue reading

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Behind the weather

I waited out the minor storm from this post.  In fact, I had to use the radar map to wait out the last of the lingering rain showers in Boulder before driving up into the foothills for what was to … Continue reading

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Prospect’s good

Prospect Mountain is a prominent landmark a mile south of Estes Park.  It’s private property, but apparently there’s a public easement for an old trail up the south side, in addition to a seasonal tramway on the north side that … Continue reading

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Crown King area hiking before the storm

The National Weather Service office for northern Arizona had been talking since last Tuesday about what they thought would be the biggest storm of the winter.  I had Friday off work, so I decided to make the trek out to … Continue reading

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Early winter 2010-11 in Arizona: Part III – Storm was here, where were you?

(Note: This is a “retro report” actually posted in October 2011 but given a date corresponding to the trip date for organizational purposes.) I mentioned an impending storm in my December 28th report, and it was a gollywhomper.  It snowed … Continue reading

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