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Trip reports and getting back to reality

Above – Wildflowers below the summit of Humboldt Peak (East Ridge) Bottom of post –  Sunset above Navajo Lake Basin This past week I’ve had to face the reality that sometimes things don’t go to plan. I’ve been riding a high

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More Desert Stuff, Rainier, and the Winds

Above – Sunset in Chesler Park Bottom of post –  A long exposure of the Milky Way using the Polarie tracker in Chesler Park Wow, it’s been a month and a half since my last post. Lots of stuff happening, and I’ve

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Capitol Reef and the Waterpocket Fold

Above – Just before sunrise just north of the Halls Creek Narrows in Capitol Reef National Park (looking northwards). Below –  One of the many cactus blooms i saw during my latest trip to southern Utah.  After three days down in the

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Desert Season

Above – Just before sunset near the Dollhouse in the Maze Below – Looking into Jasper Canyon in the Maze Oh, how I love the spring desert season. It’s so nice to escape from Denver and head out to the middle of nowhere

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Grand Canyon planning

Above – Grand Teton and Table Mountain, seen from Fred’s Mountain pass It’s been awhile since if wrote up anything, mostly due to the fact that buying and then setting up a house is way too much work. I am

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Getting Educated

Above – Buckskin Gulch, AZ Winter has finally hit the Colorado high country, and I’ve been laying low for the last month since life has been pretty busy. This last weekend I headed up the foothills west of boulder and completed

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I love the video below. It reminds me of last fall, I was training hard at the rock gym 4 days a week, and going out every weekend that the weather was decent, getting ready for the Bozeman Ice Festival

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