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Peak Bagging(also hill bagging, mountain bagging, or among enthusiasts, just bagging) is an activity in which hillwalkers and mountaineers attempt to reach the summit of some collection of peaks, usually those above some height in a particular region, or having a particular feature.
There are 53 14,000 foot mountains in Colorado Below is a record of my attempt to climb all of them.
My current stats are 8 / 53
Summited in Blue -- Attempted in Red -- Climbing next in Green
Front RangeMt. Evans, Longs Peak, Mt. Bierstadt, Pikes Peak X 3, Grays Peak, Torreys Peak
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Torreys Peak July, 2004


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This was my first 14er to record, An old friend and I did this one with a 1 night camp.

69 files, last one added on Jun 01, 2007
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Pikes Peak July, 2005


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2 Day camp and summit of Pikes Peak July, 2005

11 files, last one added on Jul 25, 2005
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Pikes Peak Solo May 2006


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Just a quick solo trip up Pikes Peak from the crags. The wind picked up and blew me off the mountain

56 files, last one added on Apr 09, 2007
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Pikes Peak June 2007


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A nice fun hike up Pike Peak with Hannah. We stopped by my Geocache and met some nice folks up top.

140 files, last one added on Jun 26, 2007
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Mt. Evans July 2007


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This was by far the hardest 14er I've climbed. Austin and I had a great time camping 2 nights for fun and reaching the top on Sunday, July 15.

332 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2007
Album viewed 62 times

5 albums on 1 page(s)

Tenmile & Mosquito RangeQuandary Peak, Mt. Sherman Mt Lincoln, Mt Cameron*, Mt. Bross, Mt. Democrat
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Mt. Bross, Mt. Democrat, Mt. Lincoln, Mt. Cameron* 8-1-05


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An old friend and I did a day hike and grabbed all 4 mountains.

Great weather, good workout, all around a good time
* Mt. Cameron isn't considered a 14er because it's saddle does not decent more than 300 feet from it's neighboring mountain, but I'm counting it anyway"

83 files, last one added on Aug 02, 2005
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1 albums on 1 page(s)

Sawatch RangeMt. Elbert, Mt. Massive, Mt. Harvard, La Plata Peak, Mt. Antero, Mt. Shavano, Mt. Belford, Mt. Princeton, Mt. Yale, Tabeguache Peak, Mt. Oxford, Mt. Columbia, Missouri Mountain, Mt. of the Holy Cross, Huron Peak
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Mt. Belford July 2011 - 14,193 ft.


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The best weather I've ever had on a 14er! could not have asked for any better.

181 files, last one added on Jul 05, 2011
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Huron Peak May 2012 - 14,003 Ft


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Cold - WInd - Snow - Ice all in May. But in the end this was the easiest 14er we've climbed yet.

235 files, last one added on May 31, 2012
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2 albums on 1 page(s)

Sangre de Cristo RangeBlanca Peak, Crestone Peak, Crestone Needle, Kit Carson Peak, Challenger Point, Mt. Humbolt, Culebra Peak, Ellingwood Point, Mt. Lindsey, Little Bear Peak
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Mt. Humboldt Attempt 4/29/06


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A Fun but Failed attempt at this easy mountain. Next time, I'll bring my snow shoes.

25 files, last one added on May 06, 2006
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1 albums on 1 page(s)

San Juan MountainsUncompahgre Peak, Mt. Wilson, El Diente Peak, Mt. Sneffels, Mt. Eolus, Windom Peak, Sunlight Peak, Handies Peak, North Eolus, Redcloud Peak, Wilson Peak, Wetterhorn Peak, San Luis Peak, Sunshine Peak
Elk MountainsCastle Peak, Maroon Peak, Capitol Peak, Snowmass Mtn. , Conundrum Peak, Pyramid Peak, North Maroon Peak
CampingEven in a time of elephantine vanity and greed, one never has to look far to see the campfires of gentle people. - Garrison Keillor
I feel there is something very primal about walking miles in the middle of nowhere and making a home for the night.
2012 Camping Year
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8/12 Pikes Peak / PPIHC with Sam


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371 files, last one added on Aug 15, 2012
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1 albums on 1 page(s)

2010 Camping YearAnother year of mild camping...
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4 Pass Loop


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213 files, last one added on Feb 06, 2011
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1 albums on 1 page(s)

2009 Camping YearMe and Sam out on another reckless adventure into the wilderness
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03/09/09 Jones Park 2 day


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First Camp of the new year. We left out late friday afternoon and came home on Sunday. I was battling a damn eye infection for the whole weekend. so it looks like my left eye is super stoned!

172 files, last one added on May 10, 2009
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07/04/09 Pikes Peak 2 Day


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Sam and I went on a two day camping trip up Pikes Peak, It was pretty good, except the hail....

105 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2009
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2 albums on 1 page(s)

2008 Camping YearA New Year of camping with Sam. From Alaska to Colorado, you'll find it here!
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04-20-08 - Upper Cutler w/ Sam


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First camp of 2008. Really nice weather for the night until about 2 AM then the wind started to howl like never before! We didn't lose anything though :)

95 files, last one added on Apr 21, 2008
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05-20-08 - Barr Trail 2 day


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A great two day camping trip up Barr trail. We found an old "cabin" that we stayed at for a night and got about 10-11 miles of good hiking in.

212 files, last one added on May 27, 2008
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07-04-8 - Pikes Peak w/ Sam


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A nice two day camping starting out at Devil's Playground on Pikes peak winding our way down to the crags trailhead.

70 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2008
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3 albums on 1 page(s)

2007 Camping YearThis year i'm hoping to develop more survival skills along with some new friends and new equipment.
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3-25-7 Camping on Upper Cutler


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Austin and I went on our first ever camp together. It was a very fun time and we shot almost 400 photos, 200 of them are well enough to show online.

215 files, last one added on Apr 08, 2007
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4-15-7 Camping Top of Incline


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A great time! Great weather good friends and some very pretty trails. We went to bed early because we were so tired and did some good hiking the next day.

130 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2007
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4-28-07 Stove Mt. 2 day trip


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A great 2 day camping trip up Stove Mt. We had great weather and had a great time going as high as we could.

157 files, last one added on Apr 30, 2007
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05-19-07 Car Camping with Friends


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Just a short little overnight car camping trip with 7 of my friends.

102 files, last one added on May 22, 2007
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5-28-07 Camping Up on the Crags


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Camping up on the Crags with Hannah.

199 files, last one added on May 28, 2007
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07-01-07 Car Camping on Old Stage Rd.


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Car Camping with Jacob and Heather on a nice little 4 wheel drive trail off Old Stage Rd.

55 files, last one added on Jul 02, 2007
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Grass it Up Bluegrass festival


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A great time!!!! Great music, Great friends, and lots of sun. Thank you Skip for making this festival a reality... We all had a wonderful time!

228 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2007
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10 albums on 2 page(s) 1

2004 Camping YearGreat year for camping. Good weather and good photography
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03-13-2004 Solo camp on upper Mt. Cutler


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This was my first solo camp of the year.

10 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2005
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03-20-2004 Solo camp on upper Mt. Cutler


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This was my second Solo camp of the year.

80 files, last one added on Aug 17, 2007
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4-17-04 Solo Camp.


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A quick solo camp, seemed to do a lot of that in 04

36 files, last one added on May 10, 2006
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05-01-2004 An old friend and I camping by Rampart Res.


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First camp with me and An old friend, camping beside Rampart Res. outside of Colorado Springs

15 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2005
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07-10-2004 Car Camping with Friends


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Melissa, I "Andy", Sarah, and her boyfriend doing a little car camping in Cottonwood Canyon

16 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2005
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Trip to New york Sep. 2004


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An old friend and I took a trip to see his family in New York. While we were the we had a chance to do some hiking in the Adirondacks.

155 files, last one added on Aug 17, 2007
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05-05-2004 Me and a friend up on cutler


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Just a simple camp up on cutler with an old friend

13 files, last one added on May 10, 2006
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7 albums on 1 page(s)

2003 Camping YearFirst year of photography.
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05-03-2003 Mt. Princeton attempt


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Well, we didn't quite make it, but saw some pretty interesting sites along the way!

60 files, last one added on Jun 01, 2007
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05-17-2003 Mt. Stove


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A quick overnighter up Mt. Stove right outside of Colorado Springs

18 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2005
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06-15-2003 Upper Mt. Cutler


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Overnight camp right outside Colorado Springs on the upper part of Mt. Cutler

16 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2005
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04-11-2003 2-day trip to Shelf Road


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2 day trip to Shelf Road outside of Canon City, CO

25 files, last one added on Jul 06, 2005
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4 albums on 1 page(s)

Camping GearI'm a bit of a pack rat when it comes to camping gear. Here is a list of my partial collection.
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Kelty Domelite 2


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View of my kelty tent I got at the flea market for $20

11 files, last one added on Jun 10, 2007
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Misc Gear


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Some of the misc gear that I have

30 files, last one added on Jan 26, 2009
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2 albums on 1 page(s)

Mountain BikingThese are albums of my biking trips. I'll be adding more and more photos to each trail as I'll be riding them often.
Great website for good trails www.singletracks.com
Denver / Boulder Biking TrailsHere are some trails from the Mecca of Biking so I'm told
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Walker Ranch Loop w/ Sam 04-13-08


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Sam and I went on a ride around Walker Ranch outside of Boulder Co.

91 files, last one added on Apr 13, 2008
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1 albums on 1 page(s)

Front Range TrailsTrails that are primarily on the Front Range
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Heiser Trail to Barr, 6-17-06


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Starting Elev. - 8500 ft
Ending Elev. - 6500 ft
Gain +- 3500 ft
trail Length 13.6 miles
Rating - Ass Buster!
Notes: WHOA!! what a work out! 5.6 miles uphill, non stop, 13.6 miles total. coming down Barr Trail was a blast!

27 files, last one added on Apr 09, 2007
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Barr trail via Elk park


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Starting Elev. - 12,000 ft
Ending Elev. - 6500 ft
Gain +- 5700 ft
trail Length 11.4 miles
Rating - GREAT DOWNHILL!
Notes: This is a great downhill... Tons of fun, but there are a couple parts that you must walk your bike

127 files, last one added on Jun 22, 2009
Album viewed 70 times

Ring the Peak Trail


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This is a collection of topo maps of the Ring the Peak trail

14 files, last one added on Jun 14, 2007
Album viewed 27 times

Captain Jacks / Chutes


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42 files, last one added on May 30, 2008
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Ride around Rampart Res.


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Just a quick ride around Rampart Res. At least that's what I thought.

12 files, last one added on Apr 09, 2006
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Section 16 w/ Sam and Mike 05-18-08


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Biking with a new guy.

17 files, last one added on May 20, 2008
Album viewed 27 times

Elk Park 09/19/2009


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Last Mountain Bike Ride on Pikes Peak for the year I'm afraid, but it was worth it, Great weather and the best ride we've ever gotten up the mountain.

57 files, last one added on Sep 22, 2009
Album viewed 27 times

7 albums on 1 page(s)

Cascade/Ute Pipeline trailThis is the first trail I really learned. It's great for a nice easy 3 hour ride.
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Upper Cascade to the Manitou Incline


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Starting Elev. - 8500 ft
Ending Elev. - 64oo ft
trail Length 8-10.5 miles "depending on your route"
Rating - Medium
Notes: Really fun trail, few good uphill hikes but tons of tech. downhill

53 files, last one added on Nov 26, 2005
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Cascade Trail w/ Sam 03-01-08


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This day couldn't be better for weather. low 70's on March 1 is GREAT!
Sam and I went up to cascade and rode the trail from there down to Waldo canyon, across 24 then down the Ute Pipeline trail.

31 files, last one added on Mar 02, 2008
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Long trail to Waldo, 5-21-06


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A Nice bike ride up the cascade trail and down through Waldo Canyon

49 files, last one added on May 21, 2006
Album viewed 16 times

3 albums on 1 page(s)

DaytripsSometime when there's no time to camp all you can do is a daytrip...
2012 DaytripsWorking with my new DSLR
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3/9/12 Short Road Trip to Salida CO


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86 files, last one added on Mar 09, 2012
Album viewed 25 times

3/10/12 Hiking on Cutler with Sam


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74 files, last one added on Mar 10, 2012
Album viewed 33 times

6/23/12 Kayaking / Waldo Canyon Fire


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22 files, last one added on Jun 25, 2012
Album viewed 28 times

3 albums on 1 page(s)

2011 Daytrips
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04/16/2011 - Above Gold Camp Road


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60 files, last one added on Apr 16, 2011
Album viewed 28 times

1 albums on 1 page(s)

2009 DaytripsAnother year out on the trail
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1/30/09 Gold camp


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First Daytrip of 2009

22 files, last one added on Feb 01, 2009
Album viewed 29 times

1 albums on 1 page(s)

2008 DaytripsA early start and a late ending... My busiest year so far...
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01-12-08 Garden of the Gods


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First daytrip of the year that was picture worthy. about 40 degrees and no wind makes for a great day at the garden

69 files, last one added on Jan 12, 2008
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01-27-08 Pulpet Rock


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It almost felt like summer. The sun was shining the weather was sweet ya!

65 files, last one added on Jan 29, 2008
Album viewed 26 times

02-09-08 Gold Camp Road


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Today we played with the hammocks and I shot some video of Sam getting his up.

28 files, last one added on Feb 12, 2008
Album viewed 29 times

02-16-08 Blodgett Peak


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A nice Saturday for a Daytrip. We went up the trail to Blodgett peak to find some caches.

48 files, last one added on Feb 16, 2008
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Sam and Melissa's trip to Arizona


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91 files, last one added on Aug 10, 2008
Album viewed 28 times

09-13-08 Riding Elk Park Trail


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A very nice ride down Pikes Peak with Sam. Only two wrecks neither of which were that bad.

48 files, last one added on Sep 14, 2008
Album viewed 29 times

11-16-08 High Drive with Sam


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Perhaps the last daytrip of the year. A very nice day in mid November

34 files, last one added on Nov 21, 2008
Album viewed 28 times

9 albums on 2 page(s) 1

2007 DaytripsMore camping this year then Daytrips, but I was still able to get out a few times with some new friends.
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Riding With Melissa down Old Stage


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A nice day of getting stuck off Old Stage Road.

38 files, last one added on Mar 09, 2007
Album viewed 27 times

First daytrip with Austin up 7-Bridges Trail


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A great all day hike up 7 Bridges with my buddy Austin. We had a great time and took a million pictures!

84 files, last one added on Apr 19, 2007
Album viewed 25 times

Skiing 3/11/07


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18 files, last one added on Mar 13, 2007
Album viewed 26 times

3/17/07 Daytrip to the Crags


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A nice long daytrip Melissa and I went on. We were going to camp but decided that we'd rather spend the night at home.

41 files, last one added on Mar 17, 2007
Album viewed 30 times

Trip to Estes Park


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62 files, last one added on Apr 01, 2007
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Hanging out at Pueblo Res.


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Jacob, Heather, Melissa, and I went to Pueblo Res to hang out and see if I could catch any fish. It's been about 10 years since I've fished so it's not a big surprise that I didn't catch anything.

61 files, last one added on Jul 01, 2007
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08/12/07 Trip to Teryall Res.


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Roxy, Melissa, and I went on a short ride to Teryall Res. There's a pretty neat waterfall by the damn and Roxy was a blast as usual.

62 files, last one added on Aug 13, 2007
Album viewed 28 times

10 albums on 2 page(s) 1

2006 DaytripsA year for me and Melissa to get some hiking done!
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Melissa's Photo trip w/ Me


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26 files, last one added on Feb 11, 2006
Album viewed 26 times

Cottonwood Pass Daytrip 6-2


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A nice daytrip out to Cottonwood Pass.

38 files, last one added on Jun 03, 2006
Album viewed 28 times

St. Peters Dome with Melissa


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A great little drive/hike with Melissa. This trail would be great for out of staters, at least for a good bit of it.

35 files, last one added on Jun 11, 2006
Album viewed 26 times

Trip With melissa 7-31


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Melissa and I went driving up Mt. Baldy and took a few pics on the way.

42 files, last one added on Apr 09, 2007
Album viewed 28 times

Bowling with Friends 8-16-06


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Just me and some friends playing a really bad game of bowling

29 files, last one added on Aug 14, 2006
Album viewed 27 times

Short Daytrip up Mt. Herman 11-10-06


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Finally got my camera fixed and here as some of the first pictures, this was a daytrip up Mt. Herman outside of Monument.

18 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2006
Album viewed 23 times

Section 16 - 12-09-06


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quick little photo trip up section 16 trail

45 files, last one added on Dec 09, 2006
Album viewed 28 times

7 albums on 1 page(s)

2005 DaytripsA quite year...
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1-29-2005


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Melissa and I went on a short hike by Garden of the Gods. A little rainy, but that was ok with me.

35 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2005
Album viewed 28 times

12-11-2005


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A short daytrip with my buddy An old friend

6 files, last one added on Dec 13, 2005
Album viewed 26 times

2 albums on 1 page(s)

2004 DaytripsGetting the Hang of it now.
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02-12-2004


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Some exploring up by Gold Camp Rd.

21 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2005
Album viewed 28 times

Climbing with An old friend


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Climbing with an old friend out at garden of the gods

17 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2005
Album viewed 27 times

2 albums on 1 page(s)

2003 DaytripsLearning how not to fall off a rock.
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1-26-2003


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Short daytrip up Gold Camp rd

17 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2005
Album viewed 26 times

4-5-2003


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16 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2005
Album viewed 28 times

Melissa and I on a daytrip


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Just a short daytrip with my lady

11 files, last one added on Aug 01, 2005
Album viewed 28 times

6-7-2003


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A nice little dayhike with a old friend. We went up to some rock outcroppings above high drive and found out "once we got there" that we wern't supposed to be there!

21 files, last one added on Apr 08, 2007
Album viewed 29 times

Misc daytrip with Melissa


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Just a daytrip that Melissa and I went on, I found the pictures in 2007 and thought I should put them up :)

58 files, last one added on Jun 01, 2007
Album viewed 23 times

5 albums on 1 page(s)

2002 DaytripsA borrowed camera and a old friend
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12-14-2002


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Climbing around Garden of the Gods

16 files, last one added on Jul 11, 2005
Album viewed 19 times

12-28-2002


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Short daytrip with An old friend, we tried to make fire without matches, it was a failed attempt

16 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2005
Album viewed 16 times

Xmas With Don 2002


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6 files, last one added on Apr 08, 2007
Album viewed 21 times

3 albums on 1 page(s)

FishingI'm getting into the new hobby of fishing. Here are the results.
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Basic Fishing Knots


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Just some basic Fishing knots that I've come to really like

15 files, last one added on Aug 24, 2007
Album viewed 33 times

1 albums on 1 page(s)

2007 Fishing Trips
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Melissa and I going fishing for the first time


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Melissa and I went fishing for the first time together

17 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2007
Album viewed 20 times

1 albums on 1 page(s)


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