It is a humbling experience preparing for one of the “Seven Summits,” especially Denali. The Great One. A daunting, cold, […]
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Patagonia: Product, Adventure and Pursuit of the Natural Mystic
Patagonia. The name itself is imbued with myth. Well before the advent and arrival of the tourism industry, the southern […]
In the Chugach, Alaska
Why 99% of Ice Climbers are Addicts.
The ice felt slick below my Scarpa mountaineering boots. Just a few miles into Rocky Mountain National Park, we were […]
High Points in Washington.
Last week marked my first week off since I started work up here in the Northwest nook of the San […]
Conrad Anker’s tips for “reduce, reuse, recycle.”
Everyone, at least most people in the towns I’ve frequented (Bozeman, MT and Boulder, CO) in the last few weeks talk about environmental sustainability. But as we all know, action speaks louder than words. Legendary mountaineer Conrad Anker gives us some tips on how to better “reduce, reuse, recyce.”
A Himalayan Glimpse
from January 30 My first glimpse of the most legendary mountain range on our little planet today. Flying from New […]