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The Wasatch Ultimate Ridge Link-up (WURL)

I’ve been spying this line for years. I even tried it six or so years ago, on a whim, when another project fell through. Then, I wasn’t prepared and certainly wasn’t mentally ready for what was need to get through … Read the rest The

Montbell EX Light Wind Jacket Review

The Fall is a great time to look at new light weight shells. The temps are getting colder and the weather uncertain. This time of year, having a full waterproof shell is a bit too much, leaving you too hot … Read the rest The

Above the Clouds

  Been a while since I’ve been out running on the mountain (one year?). I don’t know how or why I’ve let this essential activity slip away for so long. I was reminded of how much I miss it after climbing with Kevin S above

Reach Out and Touch the Pepper Tree

If you are ever in need of a reminder of why getting out of the house to go for a run is better than staying inside and grinding a peloton or treadmill, try running under a pepper tree. When you do, reach up and grab

Ultimate Direction Running Vest Review

I recently took a trip to Colorado to bag 14,000ft peaks with two of my friends, Scott Wesemann and Pete Stoughton. For four days we ventured into the back country, often times out for 6+ hours. Having a vest that … Read the rest The post Ultimate Direction

Getting What I Need

Today’s Run – Low Tide It’s strange, this pandemic thing, especially what it has done to the sport of ultra running. All those races cancelled. It’s enlightening as well, this pandemic thing. No races, no obsessive training, no blogging ;-). But really, I’m a new

Bad News. Good News.

Bad news. Nothing lasts forever. Good News. Nothing lasts forever.  Originally posted here: Read More Source: An Ultra Runners Blog