All posts by Zach Miller

Zach Miller

is a mountain runner and full time caretaker at Barr Camp in Colorado. As caretaker, he lives year round in an off-the-grid cabin halfway up Pikes Peak. He competes for The North Face and Team Colorado. Additional sponsors/supporters include Clean-N-Jerky, GU Energy Labs, and Nathan Sports. Follow him on Instagram.

Patience: A Hard Rock To Carry
Patience: A Hard Rock To Carry
on June 16
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Zach Miller writes about the need for but difficulty in practicing patience in trail and ultrarunning.


How Are You?
How Are You?
on May 19
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Zach Miller writes about how to have difficult conversations in the trail and ultra community.


Racing The Clock
Racing The Clock
on April 21
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Zach Miller writes about the irony of time in running and the rest of life.


Aid Stations
Aid Stations
on March 17
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Zach Miller writes about the concept of aid stations in life and racing.


Unknown Repetition
Unknown Repetition
on February 17
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Zach Miller writes about the challenge and experience of summiting Pikes Peak every day for a week.


Lean Back
Lean Back
on January 20
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Zach Miller writes about learning to ski as a metaphor for life.


Running Roots: Zach Miller Reflects On His 2016 The North Face 50 Mile Win
Running Roots: Zach Miller Reflects On His 2016 The North Face 50 Mile Win
on December 16
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Zach Miller writes about the origins of his drive to always give 100%.


Moose In The Dark
Moose In The Dark
on November 18
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Zach Miller ponders what can be learned by diving into the unknown.


The Art Of Failing
The Art Of Failing
on October 21
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Zach Miller describes the feeling of immanent failure.


Vella Shpringa
Vella Shpringa
on September 16
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Zach Miller writes about the community that propelled him forward during the 2016 UTMB.