High Peaks winter hiking

High Peaks winter hiking
Skiers and snowshoers should park at the first pull-off after the end of the pavement and hike the remainder of the plowed road on foot. Skiers and snowshoers will need to travel road three miles to reach the Seward Trailhead. Logging operations will …
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Goodbye, golf clubs; hello, hiking boots
They call him “Elusive,” at least on the hiking trails. And that's pretty much where Dave Roberts spends his time these days, crisscrossing the country by foot, by bike, even by kayak. Roberts, a retired teacher and software engineer, is on a mission …
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CBJ Afternoon Buzz: Winter weather prep; Home starts dip; Wal-Mart hiking

CBJ Afternoon Buzz: Winter weather prep; Home starts dip; Wal-Mart hiking
Jan. 20 — Frank Sorrentino, chief executive officer at Connectone Bancorp, and Devin Ryan, managing director at JMP Securities, discuss the divergence between consumers and corporations in the U.S. economy and market selloff, the Federal Reserve's …
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Man Carries Injured Hiker More Than 2 Miles to Safety
A couple on a New Year's Day hike in Malibu, California, came across a man with an injured leg and ended up helping him get more than two miles to safety. Dan Reardon and Dina Zaky were about half-way into their hike to Escondido Falls — about two and …
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Warm up for winter hiking in a down Big Agnes Zirkle Circle skirt: Gear review

Warm up for winter hiking in a down Big Agnes Zirkle Circle skirt: Gear review
Women who love spending time outdoors are increasingly interested in sporty fashion options beyond convertible hiking pants and shorts. More and more women are hiking in skirts and are discovering the freedom from baggy pants, form-fitting leggings and …
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LETTER: Christie policies hiking taxes on public workers
While Gov. Chris Christie's opposition to a constitutional amendment requiring the state to fully fund pension payments each year is reasoned, he has made no effort to offer a fair solution. Decades ago, public employees sought greater benefits through …
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