All tagged Backpacking
.I feel great. I’m excited to get there. I’m just a nine hour flight followed by a ninety minute drive from my Colorado destination. I’m pumped. So giddy I’ve nearly forgotten what I’m afraid of. Which is everything.
Between carrying old and shoddy equipment, with a child too scared of snakes to go to the stream to collect water for the dinner, and cooking over an open camp fire with wood perpetually covered in dew; it was a lot of work for my old dad. But I was hooked. And that’s when my dad told me about Longs Peak.