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.

The Dark Place
The Dark Place
on June 15, 2018
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Zach Miller writes about the dark psychological places he sometimes finds in running.


Rocky Road: Zach Miller’s 2018 Trail World Championships Reflection
Rocky Road: Zach Miller’s 2018 Trail World Championships Reflection
on May 18, 2018
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Zach Miller writes about his eighth-place finish at the 2018 Trail World Championships.


Rooted
Rooted
on April 20, 2018
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Zach Miller writes about the communities of support in trail and ultrarunning.


Twenty-Four Hours
Twenty-Four Hours
on March 16, 2018
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An essay about the 24 hours of a runner’s day.


That Old Ford Truck
That Old Ford Truck
on February 16, 2018
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An essay about the meaning in the tools we use to play and work in the outdoors.


Giving And Taking
Giving And Taking
on January 19, 2018
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Zach Miller writes about the give-and-take aspects of running and life.


Which Way?
Which Way?
on December 15, 2017
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Zach Miller writes about how learning about a landscape allows you to connect with it.


Trust
Trust
on November 17, 2017
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Zach Miller writes about the risks and rewards of learning to trust in the process, in people, and in oneself.


To Be Continued
To Be Continued
on October 20, 2017
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Zach Miller writes about the value of the journey versus the that of the destination.


A Hoop And A Holler
A Hoop And A Holler
on September 15, 2017
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Zach Miller writes about coping with the post-100-mile blues that ultrarunners commonly experience.