First trip to Colorado

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On my way home had a blast!!!!! Hiked 15miles in 2days every muscle hurts!!! Saw 23 elk 6 mulies and one fat coyote. Man did I learn a lot!
Oh and Dotman I'm sitting at a resturant not driving this time:)
 
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david long

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At what elevation were you hiking? Would love to see a few photos.
 

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If you were hiking above 7000 in SE Idaho today, you were in 6-12" of fresh snow! We needed it, though.
 

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That's awesome, BA. Still debating with the family if we will be going to hike/camp in CO on our vacation. Not sure if we can do two trips this year. I'm looking for my first glimpse of the mountains as well. Need to test my mettle.
 
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First thing I learned MR is everything looks a lot closer than it is. If you think you can get there in an hour it will more than likely take you 2!!! It is worth the trip/$$$ the mountains are beautiful and putting your feet on the ground even for a short hike you will learn so much!
 
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