Hope Pass

Day 15 - Collegiate West 2/1

20.8mi 3,116ft Elevation Gain 

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The main thing between me and town was Hope Pass and 20 some odd miles.  

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I put it into low gear and climbed for forever. 

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I passed massive fields of bent and crushed aspens. Avalanche fields.  

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This thistle at the top was freakishly huge.  

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I rolled in to Twin Lakes  

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Found the trail register and my entry from when I passed through last year. "Unfinished Business."