Zach was invited by his friend Luke to spend the night (Saturday) and climb the iconic local landmark, Horsetooth Rock (Sunday) to celebrate Luke's eighth birthday. Cool. Lucky me, I got to come along, too.
The boys take flight:
Gets a little steep for the final stretch:
And a Dusky Grouse we saw on the way down.By the way: this hike is a 5-mile round trip with a 1,500 vertical foot gain. A solid day for a couple of 8-year-olds (and not too shabby for their old men, too). :)
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