Mosquito Pass

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After taking the big girls to Mount Massive, Kayla was owed a mountain adventure. So we headed out on an ATV together on the best weather day of the week. Went to the east side of Leadville and I figured we ought to drive up Mosquito Pass. I have run it enough times but never actually drove to the top. … Read More

Leadville Bike Ride

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Oddly, we haven’t ever brought Kayla’s bike up to Leadville. There are plenty of other things to do so we just never did. But this time, I drug it along and took her and the kids out on a ride on some of my trails. We did cheat and had Kim drive us to the high point of the Mineral … Read More

Leadville Firecracker 5K 2016

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Distance 3.11 miles Time 41:19 Pace Hers! Rank 156th GPS Analysis Strava FIRST RACE! “So anybody want to race 5k in the morning?”, I asked. Harmless question. Sydney said, “Yes!”. Reagan said, “OK, I want to beat Sydney”. Kayla pops out, “Me too!”. What? You are 6! You can run 3.1 miles at 10,000 feet. But I didn’t tell her … Read More