Dave Gardner and I had planned on continuing our assault on the Sawatch Range by attempting Mt. Princeton (14,197′) on July 14th, 2012. I was worried about Princeton’s infamous road (for good reason!) and was hoping we could take Dave’s Jeep to make things a little more manageable. Continue reading
Monthly Archives: July 2012
High on Huron (14,003′) and Speedy Too!
July 1st, 4:30am I was out of bed and in the car heading towards Chaffee county Rd 390. I’ve taken this trip several times before since 390 feeds would-be climbers into the popular Missouri Gulch. From here hikers can bag three 14ers, Belford, Oxford and of course Missouri. It had been almost a year to the day that Jon Jay and I skied Missouri but this time I had a different objective, Huron Peak. Continue reading