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No new snow and balmy weather in February, so went on a desert hike to the red rocks area of the Painted Hills, in the Virginia Mountains west of Pyramid Lake.

Statistics:
4.63 mi (2.18 mi uphill, 2.06 mi downhill, 0.35 mi flat)
1450 ft total ascent – 15.8 % uphill grade, 23.5 % downhill grade
3:06:12 total time (2:06:21 moving, 0:59:51 stopped)
0:27:15 pace (2.2 mph average speed)
10.4 difficulty, 20.0 effort