Long line of runners at the start.
Getting close to the first climb up Little Giant.
The first stream crossing
looking across the valley
Tara Burton is still all smiles
Tommy Stockton and myself
Runners going up.
Nice day is starting
Those miners were some tough dudes.
Making our way up
These views are what makes Hardrock so worthwhile. And they get better....
Getting really close to the top of the first climb
Photo of the photographer
Time to head down into Cunningham. The first aid station
Cunningham Aid Station
Bruce Grant all smiles
Looking down valley
The climb is steep that you are almost on top of the Cunningham Aid Station
The descent off Little Giant
Runners making their way up
There were lots of flowers out on the course
A little bit of snow
Working up Green Mountain
The views are awesome here
Nice views of the Arrow and Vestal
High point before Stony Pass
Dylan and Jason
Patty and Matt
Heading down to Stony Pass
Next up is this climb
Billy looking at the awesome views
Looking down at Stony Pass
Runners making their way across Canby Mountain
The drop down to Maggie Gulch
Heading out of Maggie Gulch
I think that this is looking down Maggie Gulch
Lots of wet and muddy sections this year
Dropping over into Pole Creek Drainage
Shortly after leaving the Pole Creek Aid Station
Still heading up Pole Creek towards Cataract Pass
Top of the pass. Cataract Lake
Trying to demonstrate how he felt!
On the road out of Sherman Aid Station
First view of Handies
Getting close to the top of the Grizzly Gulch Basin
Views from the top of Handies. Looking down into Grizzly Gulch.
This is where we are heading next
Dropping off Handies
Frozen Sloan Lake