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Colorado Trip Reports

Discussion in 'Colorado' started by NativeTaco, Nov 24, 2012.

  1. Jul 7, 2014 at 2:32 PM
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    Wishbone Runner

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    Pomeroy Lakes>Hancock Pass>Alpine Tunnel>Tin Cup Pass>Grizzly Lake (sort of)>Mt. Antero>Billy Baldwin Lakes>Birdseye Gulch>Mosquito Pass>Weston Pass

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  2. Jul 7, 2014 at 2:34 PM
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    Wishbone Runner

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  3. Jul 7, 2014 at 2:39 PM
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    Wishbone Runner

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    Overall, probably close to 20K feet of vertical off road, and another 10K on road for the weekend, not too shabby.
     
  4. Jul 7, 2014 at 2:44 PM
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    PS78

    PS78 I like beer, I brew beer!

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    to many to list, check the build thread
    dang fine looking trip!! look forward to seeing more pics by the others in the group
     
  5. Jul 7, 2014 at 2:47 PM
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    Wishbone Runner

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    Bob will deliver the goods.
     
  6. Jul 7, 2014 at 2:50 PM
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    TheTimmyJimmy

    TheTimmyJimmy Dumbazz

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    Lots of lil stuff
    Incredible, u guys know all the beautiful places!
     
  7. Jul 7, 2014 at 3:13 PM
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    teamhypoxia

    teamhypoxia MichelinMan

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    Very cool! and great pics! :thumbsup:
     
  8. Jul 7, 2014 at 5:05 PM
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    Squeaky Penguin

    Squeaky Penguin Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained

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    As per usual, I don't have too much to add, but here's a few:

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    James was having entierly too much fun shoveling at that elevation:

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    And, where we stopped:

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    And the results of that rock:

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  9. Jul 7, 2014 at 6:19 PM
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    NYCO

    NYCO go explore...

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    dents & scratches
    fun was had for the 4th :D

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  10. Jul 7, 2014 at 6:44 PM
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    Wishbone Runner

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    Thats cool seeing the snow field from the other side.

    Character!

    That one is awesome!
     
  11. Jul 7, 2014 at 9:09 PM
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    Squeaky Penguin

    Squeaky Penguin Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained

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    That jog was killer though!



    Indeed! The story that goes along with those scratches was well worth it. Excellent adventure bud!
     
  12. Jul 8, 2014 at 6:09 AM
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    GreenChileTaco

    GreenChileTaco The Hotter the Green Chile the Better!

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    Great trip guys!
     
  13. Jul 8, 2014 at 3:21 PM
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    NYCO

    NYCO go explore...

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    dents & scratches
    some pictors

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    pemorey lake area
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    getting our share of off-camber in
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    mine near pemorey
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    pemorey lake
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    hancock pass
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    poser rock with a view
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    heading off to the alpine tunnel
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    and back to camp we went for some 4th of July celebrating
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    view from camp after the rain had passed
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    having some fun
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    and that was day 1 :D
     
  14. Jul 8, 2014 at 3:24 PM
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    PS78

    PS78 I like beer, I brew beer!

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    to many to list, check the build thread
    from the photo sequence it looks like you pushed james off the "POSER ROCK" :)
     
  15. Jul 8, 2014 at 3:28 PM
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    NYCO

    NYCO go explore...

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    next day took us through St Elmo as we tried our luck at Tincup Pass
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    but we were stopped by snow
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    so we tried our luck at Grizzly Lake
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    i kept sliding off on a line that wasn't thought out too much...and later punctured my passenger front tire :(
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    with some help from James, Brett was able to get up the dreaded obstacle
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    James gave it a good attempt
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    but kept sliding as well and was getting too tipsy to continue
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    so we called that run and went down to Mt Antero...one of the biggest climbs you'll see in Colorado
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    after getting over 13,000ft, we decided to head down to Billy Baldwin's Lake and got distracted by a narrow shelf road climb to a mine
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    and went back to camp after for more campfire and drinking
     
  16. Jul 8, 2014 at 3:33 PM
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    NYCO

    NYCO go explore...

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    final day before fighting traffic to get back to the flat lands, kayla and i took the dogs up to hancock lake for some swim time
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    and spent a little more time exploring some old buildings and bridge on our way down from the Lake
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    great weekend with some great people in an amazing area :cheers:



    'MERICA
     
  17. Jul 8, 2014 at 3:33 PM
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    NYCO

    NYCO go explore...

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    :devil:
     
  18. Jul 8, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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    BVCOTaco

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    To bad you didn't make it up to grizzly lake, pretty sweet up there! Next time you guys plan a trail run in this neck of the woods, let me know.
     
  19. Jul 8, 2014 at 4:00 PM
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    el taco loco

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    NYCO - truly awesome! Thanks for sharing!
     
  20. Jul 8, 2014 at 4:10 PM
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    Explor Don’t take the trip ... let the trip take you

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