Posted on October 1, 2017 at 3:33 pm.
Miracles of Miracles,
I managed to complete my Big Project for the year:
The Tour of the Highest Hundred! There’s many projects that I’ll be branching off from this summer’s trip, but below are some articles/interviews covering the Tour – I’ll update if/when others are published: Climbing Magazine
This Guy Just Rode and Climbed Colorado’s 100 Highest Peaks, Self Supported and Non-Stop REI Co-op Journal
Justin Simoni Summits Colorado’s Highest Hundred Peaks. Continue Reading...
Posted on September 16, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (18):
Mt. Buckskin Mt. Democrat Mt. Cameron Mt. Lincoln Mt. Bross Mt. Silverheels Quandary Peak Fletcher Peak Atlantic Peak Pacific Peak Crystal Peak Grays Peak Torreys Peak Mt. Edwards Mt. Bierstadt Mt. Evans Mount Meeker Longs Peak
Bike Bike: 204.5 miles, 18,606′ elevation gained By Foot: 74.1 miles, 33,825′ elevation gained Continue reading…
Posted on September 4, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (8):
Cathedral Peak Castle Peak Conundrum Peak Pyramid Peak Maroon Peak North Maroon Thunder Pyramid Peak Grizzle (A) Peak
By Foot: 52.2 miles, 23,215′ elevation gained By Bike: 174.1 miles, 18,092 elevation gained Day #49 (September 4th, 2017): Snowmass Creek TH -> Aspen -> Cathedral Peak TH
Capitol/Snowmass/Hagerman was completed, it was time to do the inevitable: land in Aspen and navigate the strangest of all towns of the Tour (Aspen), grab some food + coffee quickly, and pedal out! Continue Reading...
Posted on August 27, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (11):
Mount of the Holy Cross Holy Cross Ridge Mt. Oklahoma Mt. Massive Mt. Elbert French Mountain Casco Peak Lackawanna Peak Capitol Peak Snowmass Peak Hagerman Peak
By foot: 76.9 miles, 31,821′ elevation gained By bike: 200.1 miles, 15,165′ elevation gained Continue reading…
14ers, bikepacking, Capitol Peak, Casco Peak, centennials, fastpacking, fkt, French Mountain, Hagerman Peak, Holy Cross Ridge, Lackawanna Peak, Mount of the Holy Cross, Mt. Elbert, Mt. Massive, Mt. Oklahoma, selfpowered, Snowmass Peak
Posted on August 21, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
This was most likely the largest week in the entire tour, in terms of number of peaks summited. Access in the Sawatch is generally easy, resupply is plenty, and most of the peaks don’t pose too much technical problems.
Centennials Summited (19):
Cronin Peak Mt. Antero Mt. Shavano Tabeguache Peak Mt. Princeton Mt. Harvard Mt. Columbia Mt. Yale Mt. Hope Missouri Mountain Mt. Oxford Mt. Belford La Plata Peak Ice Mountain North Apostle Mt. Huron Horseshoe Mountain Mt. Sherman Dyer Mountain
Plus bonus peaks: Iowa, Gemini, Peerless, etc
On foot: 103.8 miles, 48,889′ elevation gain On bike: 136.5 miles, 10,029′ elevation gain Continue reading…
14ers, bikepacking, centennials, Cronin Peak, Dyer Mountain, fastpacking, fkt, Horseshoe Mountain, Ice Mountain, La Plata Peak, Missouri Mountain, Mt. Antero, Mt. Belford, Mt. Columbia, Mt. Harvard, Mt. Hope, Mt. Huron, Mt. Oxford, Mt. Princeton, Mt. Shavano, Mt. Sherman, Mt. Yale, North Apostle, selfpowered, Tabeguache Peak
Posted on August 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (6):
Dallas Peak Teakettle Peak Mt. Sneffels Wetterhorn Peak Uncompahgre Peak Mt. Ouray
By foot: 41.1 miles, 17,815′ elevation gain By bike: 249.1 miles, 27,561′ elevation gain Continue reading…
14ers, bikepacking, centennials, Dallas Peak, fastpacking, fkt, Mt. Ouray, Mt. Sneffels, selfpowered, Teakettle Peak, Uncompahgre Peak, Wetterhorn Peak
Posted on August 6, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (13):
Pigeon Peak Turret Peak Jupiter Mountain Windom Peak Sunlight Peak North Eolus Eolus Peak Jagged Mountain Vestal Peak Wilson Peak Gladstone Peak Mt. Wilson El Diente
On foot: 98.1 miles, 42,073′ elevation gain On bike: 42.7 miles, 5,342′ elevation gain Continue reading…
14ers, bikepacking, centennials, El Diente, Eolus Peak, fastpacking, fkt, Gladstone Peak, Jagged Mountain, Jupiter Mountain, Mt. Wilson, North Eolus, Pigeon Peak, selfpowered, Sunlight Peak, Turret Peak, Vestal Peak, Wilson Peak, Windom Peak
Posted on August 1, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (8):
Jones Peak Half Peak Handies Peak Redcloud Peak Sunshine Peak UN 13832 UN 13811 Vermilion Peak
By foot: 63.2 miles, 21,631′ elevation gained By bike: 72.2 miles, 7,636′ elevation gain Continue reading…
14ers, bikepacking, centennials, fastpacking, fkt, Half Peak, Handies Peak, Jones Peak, Redcloud Peak, selfpowered, Sunshine Peak, UN 13811, UN 13832, Vermilion Peak
Posted on July 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm.
Centennials Summited (11):
Mt. Adams Kit Carson Peak Challenger Peak Columbia Point Humboldt Peak Crestone Needle Crestone Peak Phoenix Peak San Luis Peak Stewart Peak Rio Grande Pyramid
By foot: 85.4 miles, 29,916′ elevation gained By bike: 276.3 miles, 12,298′ elevation gained Continue reading…
14ers, bikepacking, centennials, Challenger Peak, Columbia Point, Crestone Needle, Crestone Peak, fastpacking, fkt, Humboldt Peak, Kit Carson Peak, Mt. Adams, Phoenix Peak, Rio Grande Pyramid, San Luis Peak, selfpowered, Stewart Peak
Posted on July 18, 2017 at 12:00 am.
Centennials Summited (9):
Pikes Peak Culebra Peak Red Mountain Ellingwood Point Little Bear Blanca Peak “Huefrano Peak” Mt. Lindsey California Peak
By foot: 62.4 miles, 23,625′ elevation gained By bike: 362 miles, 21,242′ elevation gained Continue reading…
bikepacking, Blanca Peak, California Peak, Culebra Peak, Ellingwood Point, fastpacking, fkt, front range, Huefrano Peak, Little Bear, Mt. Lindsey, pikes peak, Red Mountain, Sangre de Cristos, selfpowered