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Hiking Mount Royal: Dillon, Colorado
As Day 4 came to a close, I was snapping some shots of the Dillon Reservoir, when I happened to turn back to the west, and shoot this photo of Frisco, Peak One (the highest peak), and Mount Royal — it’s that little cliff, protruding from the side of the bigger mountain. I didn’t really think Mount Royal deserved to be called a “Mountain”, all on its own — at least, until I tried climbing it. Gaining about 1,500 feet of elevation in just a mile and a half will give you a new respect for any mountain. It wasn’t …