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Tarbuster

climber
right here, right now
Topic Author's Original Post - Jul 31, 2013 - 04:40pm PT

Lisa running intervals at 14,000 feet on Pikes Peak.



The Gore Range seen from Ute Pass, north of Silverthorne.



A pocket of mountain sweetness just east of Ute Pass.



Mountain Marigold found thriving along the trail that encircles Lower Cataract Lake, northern end of the Gore Range.



The view from Trail Ridge Road, Rocky Mountain National Park.



Skimming the tops of Longs Peak and the Continental Divide from Trail Ridge Road.



Left to right from a vantage point along Trail Ridge Road: Longs Peak, Pagoda, and Chiefs Head (with Spearhead below) above Glacier Gorge.



A glimpse of Hayden Spire from Trail Ridge Road.



The Sawtooth, connecting Mount Evans and Mount Bierstadt, seen from Guanela Pass.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Jul 31, 2013 - 04:52pm PT
Gorgeous Thanks!
survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
Jul 31, 2013 - 04:54pm PT
YAAAAY, TARBUSTER SIGHTING!

We all miss your bright presence here bro.
eeyonkee

Trad climber
Golden, CO
Jul 31, 2013 - 05:03pm PT
Them's some beauties, Roy.
Chiloe

Trad climber
Lee, NH
Jul 31, 2013 - 05:20pm PT
Now that brightened my afternoon. Might be time to quit working and open a beer on the patio, watch a few clouds.
Dingus Milktoast

Gym climber
And every fool knows, a dog needs a home, and...
Jul 31, 2013 - 05:29pm PT
Thanks tarbuster.

DMT
guyman

Social climber
Moorpark, CA.
Jul 31, 2013 - 05:47pm PT
Roy, very nice.

Hope all is well, hope to see you soon.

couchmaster

climber
pdx
Jul 31, 2013 - 05:51pm PT
Roy, yer missin' the pic of a beaverdam with the old cabin and the meadow in the background. (my memory of what the Colo. high rockies looked like in 1961-1962 or so) Otherwise, looks GREAT! Thanks for sharing.
10b4me

Ice climber
Wishes-He-Was-In-Arizona
Jul 31, 2013 - 05:53pm PT
Really nice pics, Roy
Rcklzrd

Trad climber
Durango, CO
Jul 31, 2013 - 06:35pm PT
Great shots! Here's a postcard from a different area of Colorado (near Silverton).
Credit: Rcklzrd
stich

Trad climber
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Jul 31, 2013 - 06:57pm PT
Very nice, Tarbuster! Go Lisa!
Fluoride

Trad climber
West Los Angeles, CA
Jul 31, 2013 - 07:04pm PT
Beautiful. Thank for posting Roy!
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
Nothing creative to say
Jul 31, 2013 - 07:27pm PT
quality content bump
donini

Trad climber
Ouray, Colorado
Jul 31, 2013 - 07:29pm PT
Nice......come down to the San Juans for some postcard shots. I guess we can't complain about living in Rado....eh.
guido

Trad climber
Santa Cruz/New Zealand/South Pacific
Jul 31, 2013 - 07:45pm PT
Thanks Roy. Beautiful shots.
Kalimon

Social climber
Ridgway, CO
Jul 31, 2013 - 08:43pm PT
Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Credit: Kalimon

Wish you were here!
Keith Leaman

Trad climber
Jul 31, 2013 - 08:44pm PT
Here are some old-time postcards for you Tar. You've probably been to these places. Terrific times in Colorado.
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Spent several days climbing around Glacier Gorge.
Glacier Gorge ice-field under McHenry's Peak, RMNP, CO 1969
Glacier Gorge ice-field under McHenry's Peak, RMNP, CO 1969
Credit: Keith Leaman
Looking down McHenry's South Ridge to Stoneman Pass, Spearhead, Chiefs...
Looking down McHenry's South Ridge to Stoneman Pass, Spearhead, Chiefs Head, RMNP 1969
Credit: Keith Leaman
Decko

Trad climber
Colorado
Jul 31, 2013 - 09:42pm PT
Colorado sucks don't come here........

johntp

Trad climber
socal
Jul 31, 2013 - 10:08pm PT
Thanks for posting up Tar!
MH2

climber
Jul 31, 2013 - 10:32pm PT
It is good to be remembered by Tarbuster in postcard from Colorado.
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