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A fascinating book full of detailed beta, enjoyable photography and the back story behind spending the night on every Colorado 14er summit. A must have for every Colorado mountain enthusiast....

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Update: 5/1/2013 My introduction to the New Balance Minimus 20v3 Cross-Training shoes occurred during a search to find a minimalist cross-training and basketball shoe. The transition to minimalist running¬†shoes took some time and effort. ¬†Lacing up stiff, over-cushioned boats to play basketball stands in contrast to these efforts and I’ve often ended up playing hoops...

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Harrowing survival stories never get old, at least to those with the luxury of an armchair perspective. Aron Ralston’s canyoneering nightmare in Blue John Canyon is not recent news, but this was the first time I carved out time to buy his book and read it. The story itself is simple. Aron Ralston, an experienced...

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