Camp / Hike
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...
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...
South Maroon Peak Climb
October 24, 2009
I promised Christine I would post this here because I still haven’t shared the entire story yet. It’s been a month but my brother Tyson and I spent a few days...
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