This shared post by my dear friend Jon. He and his wife, Amy, inspired us with their 52 peaks in 2013 to do our 12 National Parks in 2014. It’s a fun way to set a lofty goal, and then it makes for some fantastic adventures.
On a sunny day in December 2012, Jon and I climbed a lovely 14,000 foot peak in central Colorado. We had lived in Colorado for almost decade and continued to develop a real love for the mountains. However, on that winter day, we realized that we needed to get out more often and change up our usual routine of outdoor activity. So we set a goal to hike a peak a week in 2013.
To meet this goal, we focused on climbing 52 unique and new peaks. The peaks could be any…
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