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.

Slowing Down
Slowing Down
on July 16, 2021
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What it’s like to slow down while living on the go.


Unfinished Business
Unfinished Business
on June 18, 2021
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An essay about preventing perfection from being the enemy of progress in running and life.


We Are Runners
We Are Runners
on May 21, 2021
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Zach Miller writes about defining one’s identity as a runner.


Starting Lines
Starting Lines
on April 16, 2021
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Zach Miller writes about the journey back from surgery for his Haglund’s deformity.


Everything Talks
Everything Talks
on March 19, 2021
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Zach Miller writes about turning off distractions and tuning into our thoughts and the world around us.


Knot So Easy
Knot So Easy
on February 19, 2021
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An essay about the hard work that goes into sports, art, and even objects of nature.


Remade
Remade
on January 15, 2021
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An essay about being remade into a better version of yourself.


Outside the Box
Outside the Box
on December 18, 2020
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Zach Miller reflects on real life versus social-media life.


A Dribble of Failure for a Splash of Success
A Dribble of Failure for a Splash of Success
on November 20, 2020
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Zach Miller’s humorous account of learning to pee while running and other outdoor “tricks.”


Look Up
Look Up
on October 16, 2020
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Zach Miller writes about the perspective gained on life and running from a long kayaking trip.