807.4 / 2855.5 miles 28.3% Tennessee Pass / Leadville

Daily posts are delayed. Current Location: Pinedale, WY (1428.1 mi; Aug 11)

Friday, July 1, 2022 7:34 pm
Location: Tennessee Pass / Leadville (807.4 miles)

Today was a very short hike and hitch into Leadville, where I stuffed myself with food and washed dishes at a pizza place.

read more (960 words, 2 photos)

Bear Lake
Thursday, June 30, 2022 7:26 pm
Location: West Tennessee Creek (803.7 miles)

By far, today was the rainiest day on trail. But, we still had to press on, even though it was wet and uncomfortable.

read more (1068 words, 4 photos)

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 8:34 pm
Location: Campsite 1155.9 (785.6 miles)

Today, we summited Mount Elbert, the highest mountain in Colorado — and in the Rocky Mountains.

read more (1312 words, 6 photos)

Rain Cloud Over Mount Elbert
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 8:47 pm
Location: S Mount Elbert Trail 1.9 (773.4 miles)

Today, we returned to the trail and hiked partway up Mount Elbert, the second tallest mountain in the continental US.

read more (875 words, 4 photos)

Monday, June 27, 2022 9:39 pm
Location: Twin Lakes General Store / Basalt, CO

Today was a very lazy day in Basalt, Colorado.

read more (192 words)