Life at High Altitude

by Cody Covey

Keep your nose in the wind and your eye along the skyline, part 2

Everyone needs atleast one "hero shot"

Keep your nose in the wind and your eye along the skyline, part 2 Day 4, 9/6/13- I got off work at a decent hour, threw my gear in the truck and headed for the hills.  I rolled into my parking spot an hour and a half before dark and sat there while a nasty

Keep your nose in the Wind and your Eye along the skyline.

Camp all set up in the Colorado high country

September in the Rocky Mountains is a magical time of year.  The temperature is cooling off, the leaves are changing, and its archery elk season.  I planned my vacation around what I thought was going to be the peak of the rut, but as you know that doesn’t always work out the way you would

You idiot

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Those were the first words I shouted in the cab of my truck as I jammed my front end into the opposite side of the service road.  I was stuck, in the wilderness, about 4.5 miles away from the nearest county road.  I stepped out of the driver’s door, which was perched about 3 feet