Posts Tagged ‘Grand Canyon’

Encore: Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim

March 25, 2009

In mid-February I started an 800-mile trek from Arches National Park to the western boundary of Grand Canyon National Park. I finished a day earlier than I anticipated, on Tuesday March 17th, and could think of few better things to do with an extra day at the Grand Canyon than running Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim, a classic 42-mile ultra run. (For more info on running RRR, I’d encourage you to read the article I wrote for BackpackingLight.com about it.)   (more…)