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Old 02-19-2013, 12:08 PM   #6250
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The last couple switchbacks

gave us a nice panorama of Georgetown, CO which was our next fuel stop.

Since it was about break time, we stopped and had a little brunch in town. Our next challenge was a little mining road that cut across the Arapaho NF parallel to and south of I-70. A short ways into that we waved the white flag -- steep, technical, rocky, loose. Not for today. Our proposed bypass -- a frontage dirt road on the north side of the innerstate:

was going great until...

Of course, on the maps and the GPS it looked like it went through.
"I came into this game for the action, the excitement; go anywhere, travel light... get in, get out... wherever there's trouble, a man alone... Now they got the whole country sectioned off; you can't make a move without a form." --Robert De Niro as Archibald 'Harry' Tuttle in Brazil, 1985. The Mobius Trip index | Spot tracking live 4/18-5/4/13 | AdventureLoft™ Tent Space
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