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Browsing Posts published in October, 2005

October 21, 2005

Five months ago, I accomplished my first double crossing of the Grand Canyon, running alone from the South Rim, to the North Rim, and back in about 14.5 hours.   I looked forward to returning, this time starting from the North Rim.  I invited my brother, Bob, to join me.  Bob had recently finished the St. George Marathon, and had run many 30-mile training runs.   I believed he could make it just fine and I looked forward to sharing the experience with him.

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October 14-15, 2005

Mount Timpanogos (11,749 feet) is the most popular hiking destination in Utah. Two trails are the most common accesses to the summit, Timpooneke Trail (from American Fork Canyon) and Mount Timpanogos Trail near Aspen Grove (from Provo Canyon).

 

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