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The Land That Time Forgot: Ice Lake Basin Backpacking Trip

By on July 26, 2014

Every once in a while you go somewhere that completely exceeds your expectations. This happened to me the first time I went to North Dakota (although that wasn’t hard…

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Redemption Run: Leadville Silver Rush 50 Run 2014

By on July 17, 2014

This past weekend I achieved the redemption I was hoping for after DNFing last year’s Silver Rush 50 in Leadville, CO. Although the race was by no means easy,…


Best Boyfriend in the World

By on July 16, 2014

This weekend marked one year from my first ever DNF (which was very quickly followed by my second). To say that I really wanted to finish this weekend’s Silver…

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Happy Midsummer!

By on June 26, 2014

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe…

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Hitting Reset

By on June 20, 2014

Sunset on the drive out to Zion Sometimes you just need to step back, look at your life, and decide to hit the reset button. I’ve done that with this…