Spike camp was two miles from base — as the raven flies not really that far in this expansive National Forest. But as flatlanders…
Season Opens September 1
September 2 – Summited Grays, not enough dog or legs left to tackle Torreys.
September 4 – Summited Quandary, hailed on the way day, great day.
September 6 – Lincoln Group, went 3 for 4.
September 8 – Elbert, tallest peak in Colorado.
September 10 – La Plata…. got the better of us in some ways, learning experience.
September 12 – Huron, Steve makes his new altitude record.
September 14 – Overnight in the Belford Group, things get interesting.
September 17 – Weather throws a curve, adapt and take Kansans on adventure.
September 19 – Hunt Yale all the way to the top.
September 21 – Return to La Plata from a new direction.
September 23 – Reality check on Shavano, kicks off Plan B.