My time on the Mountain - Gaining 2,500 feet in altitude and hiking over 28 miles wasn't the tough part of this trip of a lifetime for first time GFF author Shane Murphy. It was resisting the temptation to fish every inch of the abundance of trout-filled water in the 4 days he spent in the Colorado backcountry. If you decide to fish the Colorado high country, Shane offers his description of the trip and shares  - Global FlyFisher

Mile High Times Two

(L to R) Shane Murphy and Wes Wells stand near a road sign in Rocky Mountain National Park. They would soon go another 2,000 feet higher to the top of Trail Ridge road on the way to the other side of the Park.

Photo/illustration: Steve Schweitzer ©2015

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