in early december, i helped by sister drive from michigan to boulder, stayed a night or two, and flew back. i did one bike ride while i was there which turned out to be exhausting, mainly because i thought that riding the 9 miles from town to the trailhead would be no big deal. it turned out though, that the 9 miles was all uphill, over the flatirons (the mountain range behind boulder) to be exact, so by the time i got to the trail, i was pretty dead already.

the flatirons.

looking towards the snowcapped mountains.

the back side of the flatirons.

walker ranch area.

view at the end of the trail.

the end.



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Mount Evans, Colorado
September 24, 2012
Enjoying the fall color around Mount Evans.
Roxborough State Park, Colorado
March 15, 2009
A few photos from a quick stop at Roxborough State Park near Denver.
Denver, Colorado
July 1 - 5, 2008
Staying in Denver and checking out the Indian Peaks, Mt. Evans, and Rocky Mountain NP.
Great Sand Dunes, Etc, Colorado
October 19 - 22, 2006
Checking out the Great Sand Dunes National Park, Fraser, and hiking up Green Mountain outside Boulder.
March 2005
Skiing at Snowmass and Aspen mountains.
Boulder, Colorado
December 2003
Short trip, just did a bike ride around the Flatirons.
Garden of the Gods, Colorado
March 15, 2009
A quick trip to Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs.
Boulder & Denver, Colorado
March 13 - 17, 2009
A few photos from Boulder and Denver.
Crested Butte, Colorado
September 13 - 18, 2007
Hiking up Marcellina Mountain, to Frigid Air Pass, and a few other places, mostly in the Crested Butte area.
Colorado Fall
September 23 - 28, 2005
Hiking in Crested Butte, Aspen, and Rocky Mountain National Park.
Vail, Colorado
March 2004
Skiing at Vail and Beaver Creek resorts.