View from Grays
Us 14,280 feet above sea level
A unique aspect of the trip was the premier use of my new Vibram 5 Fingers shoes. With minimal material, the shoes allow one to hike as if they were barefoot (without lacerating the bottom of your foot). I made the Grays hike up in them, then switched to the regular hiking shoes on the way down. They were great for grip, but you could feel everything you stepped on.
Here are the rest of the photos.
After I left Denver I flew to Vegas to rent a car to drive to Utah to meet Andy in Zion National Park...