Sarah Boyum produces, photographs and researches the photography in the print edition of 5280. In addition, she photographs and writes for 5280.com. A Hoosier native, Sarah received degrees in journalism, political science and fine art photography from Indiana University. She moved to Denver in the summer of 2014.
The National Forest Service and Boulder-based nonprofit Leave No Trace partnered for a comprehensive approach to save the visibly degraded Conundrum Hot Springs earlier this year. So far, their effort appears to be paying off.
The Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run traverses just over 100 miles of the rugged San Juan Mountains, with a total elevation change of 66,100 feet. Here, a look at the joy and pain of the 2016 event.