Peak(s):  Mt. Belford  -  14,197 feet
Mt. Oxford  -  14,153 feet
Missouri Mountain  -  14,067 feet
Date Posted:  07/27/2009
Modified:  10/03/2013
Date Climbed:   07/25/2009
Author:  mountainmicah83
 Peak Baggin' the Sawatch around the Storms  

With my first peak this year being Belford in mid-may and a missed attempt on Oxford due to weather, I have been itching to get back and get Oxford and Missouri peaks. I have also been begging my wife to come out and bag some peaks with me. With 11 peaks already down for the 14er season, it was time for both things.
We arrived at the TH at about almost 7 PM on Friday because we left home almost an hour later than planned and then there was construction on the Bridge between Johnsonville and BV that held us up for a while. Within 10 minutes we snapped this photo of the TH signs and were on the trail with our dog headed for somewhere near treeline (hopefully past the ol' cabin. ...
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 Comments or Questions

07/28/2009 12:59
There should be more pics of Anna on your 14ers reports bro, shes a lot better looking than you are! Congrats to you both!


Nice trail report
08/07/2009 02:25
Thanks for the timing info. We‘re planning on doing Belford/Oxford this weekend. If you‘ve done Sherman, Quandary, Pikes Peak, Yale, Elbert, Massive...what was your time on those so we can compare? We don‘t want to be hiking 11 hours!


Jford: PM sent
08/07/2009 15:35
see your pm and feel free to ask other 14er questions.

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