Ski tour of the Snoqualmie backcountry area around Chair Peak on a cloudy, low-visibility day. Added a run on the Holy Diver Couloir to make it more interesting.
Trip up to ski the classic lines of the Snoqualmie backcountry: Slot, Snot, and Crooked couloirs.
An overnight attempt to ski the N Buttress Couloir of Colchuck Peak in the Enchantments region. In the end, it was a great weekend of skiing with way too much gear.
An unexpected trip to ski the Slot Couloir in the Snoqualmie backcountry.
|| By the Numbers || Start Time: 8 AM, Saturday February 23, 2020 End Time: 2:15 PM, Saturday February 23, 2020 Trip Statistics: 11 miles, 5500′ vertical gain Caltopo/GPX: https://caltopo.com/m/PF0C The Team: myself, Dan Stirling, […]
|| By the Numbers || Start Time: 4:15 AM, Friday February 21, 2020 End Time: 5:40 PM, Friday February 21, 2020 Trip Statistics: 13 hours car-to-car; 13.7 miles, 6,400′ vertical gain Caltopo: https://caltopo.com/m/6FV7 The Team: […]
|| By The Numbers || Dates: February 15-16, 2020 Start Time: 4:50 AM, Elfin Lakes Trailhead, Saturday February 15, 2020 End Time: 7:50 PM, Daisy Lake Road, Sunday February 16, 2020 Total Miles and Elevation: […]
|| By the Numbers || Dates: February 8-9, 2020 Start Time: 10 AM, Saturday February 8 End Time: 8 PM, Sunday February 9 Starting Trailhead: Snow Lakes Trailhead Ending Trailhead: Icicle Creek Road near Bridge […]
|| Saturday, December 14, 2019 || Another adventure is just starting! It’s been a long time coming, but we are finally headed down to Argentina. Planning, preparation, sponsorships, all have led to this. We loaded […]
A trip to Mt. Baker with my Dad and Ellen on the Easton Glacier. Yummy curry and great views made for a memorable climb.
A single-push climb of Mt. Olympus via the Hoh River/Blue Glacier. 18 hours car-to-car; maximum fun and pain.
A trip to South America to climb volcanoes in Ecuador, notably Cotopaxi.
A two-day climb of Iztaccihuatl, one of Mexico’s volcanoes over a 4-day break from classes during college.