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Take Your Kids Rock Climbing
April 18, 2012
Today, Amelia, from Tales of a Mountain Family, published a guest post from me on taking your kids rock climbing. If you’re new here from Amelia’s site, welcome!...
Late Season Backcountry Skiing on Pikes Peak
April 6, 2012
Well, it’s the beginning of April, so not really late season, but since it’s so warm, it might as well be June. We were blessed with about 12″ of snow Tuesday...
Garden of the Gods Climbing
March 30, 2012
Quick trip to climb in the Garden of the Gods this afternoon. Keenan and I climbed the North Ridge of Montezuma’s Tower, a free standing 140′ tower in the Garden...
Avalanche Awareness Training with Colorado Mountain School
March 26, 2012
I’ve been getting tired of ski lifts lately, so I developed an itch to hit the backcountry. While I’ve known some of the technical book theory of winter backcountry...
Ibex Woolies Bottoms [Gear Review]
March 2, 2012
Ibex sent me these Woolies Bottoms to try out. I’ve been wearing them around in all sorts of conditions, from the backcountry to the ski slopes. They’re made out of soft,...
Ellingwood Arete, Crestone Needle, CO
August 27, 2011
At over 2,000′ on the side of a 14,000′ peak, Ellingwood Arete, sometimes called Ellingwood Ledges, would not be an easy climb. Crestone Needle is a beautiful...
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