We've all been given a gift in this country. It's up to us to care for it, protect the flame, and pass it on
Some thoughts on "the how" of an objective, and how that impacts the overall experience.
Learning a few lessons on Colfax's Polish Route
One should at least try to have their cake and eat it too...you never know what could happen
Some thoughts on playing the odds, coming out ahead, and learning from it all
Searching for - and finding - winter, great people and beautiful places all whilst learning things along the way
Seeking some of the best ice the lower 48 has to offer, Cody's South Fork provided. Five ascents in the presence of great people, beautiful vistas, regal wildlife, and brisk winter.
Recapping an autumn filled with great places and great people
Getting back to the alpine on Mt. Goode and Picture Peak
Coerced away from primary alpine objectives, cycling, Laurel, Rixford, East Spur, Clyde Minaret, Tenaya, Tyndall and Williamson provided delightful alternatives
A 2014 return to the Green Mountains
Staying young through good routines, featuring Rainer's Ptarmigan Ridge and Washington Pass' South Early Winter Spire
Seeking the snow elsewhere in the US when the Sierra are dry...
Earning the rest of the mountain hangover, and seeking its cure.
Finding fun to cause one...
A weekend of curing an unknown ailment with a universal cure: the mountains.
Patagonia...the fourth installment
Patagonia 2014, the third installment
I bloviate about the second week of our stay in El Chalten
The first leg of the Patagonia trip, documented.