Day 76: Safe in the Valley

Miles Hiked: 19.7 Total Milage: 1216.2 Location: Mineral Basin This morning I woke up around 5am. I didn’t want to get out of my sleeping bag because everything was soaking wet and cold but I knew the faster I got it over with the better. I set my alarm again for 5:45 am and toldContinue reading “Day 76: Safe in the Valley”

Day 74: Leadville, Colorado

Miles Hiked: ZERO!!! Total Milage: 1173.5 Location: Leadville, Colorado This morning I woke up earlier than I expected. My body is just so used to waking up at 5:30 that 6:30 is sleeping in for me now. Luke and I went to get breakfast down in the hotel lobby before starting the day. The firstContinue reading “Day 74: Leadville, Colorado”

Day 72: Mount of the Holy Cross Wilderness

Miles Hiked: 28.1 Total Milage: 1150.4 Location: Bear Lake This morning I woke up around 5am and relaxed until 5:30. I slowly and quietly packed up my things and was the first person to leave camp around 6am. I love being the first one on the trail in the morning. I absolutely love hiking aloneContinue reading “Day 72: Mount of the Holy Cross Wilderness”

Day 66: 13k Twice in One Day!

Miles Hiked: 15.4 Total Milage: 1054.2 Location: Winter Park, CO This morning I woke up in our awesome campsite to a great sunrise. None of my things got wet from dew last night which was awesome. I didn’t sleep well and I had a headache when I woke up. The first thing we did todayContinue reading “Day 66: 13k Twice in One Day!”

Day 65: Hellacious Blow Downs!

Miles Hiked: 16.5 Total Milage: 1038.8 Location: Rogers Pass This morning I woke up around 5am. I started the day by making some hot tea and doing my stretches. I love when I have some extra time to do this in the morning! I ended up hiking out of camp before hummingbird and 12 PackContinue reading “Day 65: Hellacious Blow Downs!”