The aspens haven’t really turned but Aspen Vista was packed. Thankfully, once you get about 2 miles in it thins out considerably. I stepped it up to run 3/walk 2 and got slower: 3:20. There are a lot of variables…
I tried some organic chia instead of Gu. Tasty but I had ABBA stuck in my head most of the way down.
I never get tired of this view – I-25 off to the left, Tetilla peak, and the edge of the Valles Caldera.
More graffiti. When the wind is cold, this is pretty accurate.