Ambassador Justin Fricke’s Impromptu Fourteener

It was just past 4:00am on Monday and I was at the Mt. Elbert trailhead. Temps were in the 30’s, … Read More


Ready, Set, Go: Your Fourteener Mental Checklist

In the weeks leading up to your big day, you’ll be physically preparing for hiking a fourteener. And in the … Read More


An Introduction to Hiking Your First Fourteener

When you first encounter a fourteener, you don’t get the luxury of an introduction. In fact, you probably won’t even … Read More


Gear Guide for Hiking a Fourteener

From a well-fitting pack to sturdy hiking boots and moisture-wicking socks, gear that fits you well and provides support can … Read More


I Train So I Can Hike a 14er

You’ll want to start your training plan well before the day of your hike. Your training needs to imitate the … Read More