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Sunday, 16 August 2015 13:49

Trekking Across the Top of Texas

Conquering the four tallest Texas peaks in one day.

 

PeaksBy Russell Roe

Fighting exhaustion, we stumbled into camp at midnight after a day of epic hiking, gale-force winds, shredded shins, sore muscles, million-dollar views and four summits to our credit. We had done it. We had hiked the four highest peaks in Texas in a day.

After 17 hours of hiking, all we wanted to do was go to bed.

It sounded like fun when photographer Laurence Parent told me he wanted to climb Guadalupe Peak, the highest mountain in Texas.

And the three next highest peaks.

In one day.

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Last Updated on Sunday, 16 August 2015 13:50