Mountain athletes can be creative. They can look at maps for hours connecting trailheads with mountain passes via obscure routes. They'll think-up the most unique, obscure, and demanding route and invite you along for the ride,
I'm lucky to live with a woman who enjoys finding ways to pack the most into her days in the mountains. When Claire suggested running from Bowman Lake to Kintla Lake via Hole In The Wall and Boulder Pass, I couldn't resist. Grete jumped on board with the plan with little hesitation.
Connecting the dots: