Postcard: Searle Pass, CO

What is it about being high in the mountains with no one else around that gives us such an invigorated feeling? Who knows. It doesn’t matter why we feel it, only that we do. This photo was taken last week; I shadowed longtime hutmaster Mike Zobbe to Janet’s Cabin at 11,600 feet to learn the ways of the structure and prep for an upcoming shift … and to make a few turns before returning to the land where cell phones work. Click image to enlarge.

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Photo by Devon O’Neil