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Hike 12/41: Eagles Nest Wilderness, Ptar’d and Feathered

The coronavirus pandemic raging, weather uncertain in the next few days, an upcoming elk hunt, a large hunt trip just returned from …...

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Hike 11/41: Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness

Did you know that the interior of Rocky Mountain National Park is maintained as Federally designated Wilderness? Unlike a lot of other...

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Hike 10/41: Mount Evans Wilderness, Wild less the Summit

With the Mount Evans Scenic Byway closed for this summer, I had to get creative to access the Mount Evans Wilderness Area for some hiking and some solitude.

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Hike 9/41 Continued: Vanquishing Vasquez Wilderness

Two attempts to enter the Vasquez Peak Wilderness before had been foiled, it would be three more before making it in. Sometimes the journey is the reward.

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Hike 9/41: Vasquez Peak Wilderness Peak n’ Pass

The Vasquez Peak Wilderness is one of Colordado’s newest Wilderness Areas, and with all of it’s land soaring above 10,000ft it’s easy to see rugged beauty.

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Ptarmigan Hunting in Way Upland

This season I was invited on a ptarmigan hunt with Brian Koch of Ultimate Upland. Our episode has been edited and is live up on Youtube....

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Only Eight?!

Let’s just say my New Years Resolution in 2019 was overly ambitious.I only made it to 8 of 41 Wilderness Areas, but expanded my horizons as an outdoorsman.

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Hike 8/41: Byers Peak Wilderness Bird Hunting

Last Chance I’ve had Byers Peak Wilderness on my list for some time now. I’d heard through the grapevine and through some of my...

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Hike 7/41: Fishing in the Mount Massive Wilderness

Needing an aggro-rest day from ptarmigan and blue grouse hunting I took to the mountains. The base of Mount Massive has a few lakes with even fewer visitors. Perhaps the weather would hold for some trout on the fly?

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Hike 6/41: Upland Hunting & Getting Schooled in the Collegiates

It’s in the Journey, Man Compelled to get to camp early I decided to see if I could shave some time off my route to Buena Vista from...

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