Hiking and Biking 500 Miles in 2017 – Week 31

July 31, 2017 Phoenix Sonoran Preserve with members of the Mountain Chicks group Running total:  179.6 miles toward 500 Miles in 2017 total elevation gain 698 feet August 1, 2017 Hieroglyphics Trail – Superstition Mountains with members of the Mountain Chicks group Total Hiking Miles:  182.7 miles toward 500 Miles in 2017 total elevation gain … More Hiking and Biking 500 Miles in 2017 – Week 31

Hiking and Biking 500 Miles in 2017 – Week 29

Still on our road trip, this week consisted mostly of untracked wanderings through Cathedral Gorge State Park, more ghost towns, Capitol Reef National Park, and Lake Powell.  It was already too hot to hike with the dogs when we reached Cathedral Gorge and Lake Powell, and Capitol Reef doesn’t allow dogs on hiking trails, so … More Hiking and Biking 500 Miles in 2017 – Week 29

Hiking and Biking 500 Miles in 2017 – Week 28

I didn’t log any official miles this week, but I did finally get outside!  I’ve been on a road trip with the husband and dogs through southeast Nevada, southern Utah, and northern Arizona.  We spent time wandering around roadside attractions, ghost towns, old cemeteries, and museums.  I’m sure I walked a couple of miles, I … More Hiking and Biking 500 Miles in 2017 – Week 28