Hello Everyone! This has been a crazy winter for me. I've had some ups and downs and a lot of sitting around waiting for the snow to show up. To give you an idea of what I mean by this here is a short recap. First I started to rock climb. I know wrong time … Continue reading Winter 2017/2018 Video
Country like this is where the term big sky originates. A person can see for miles without interruption. This is a place where Native Americans, wapiti and tatonka roamed the valleys. Large bluffs break the prairie and a sea of sagebrush fills the valley floor. There is a line … Continue reading Timber Country
The soul of a skateboarder.
My friend David shared this on Facebook and I couldn't help but put my thoughts on paper as my brother and I were just discussing this last night! I have included the link to this article from the Denver Post below. http://www.denverpost.com/2017/09/15/colorado-fourteener-deaths-plan/ I am by no means an expert and I am still learning and … Continue reading The Paradox of Adventure
https://youtu.be/E14AkmdVIMU I just finished a film composed of all of the footage from the 2016/2017 ski season in Colorado. A lot of the material came from trips into wilderness areas where motorized vehicles are not allowed and “where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, a place where man himself does … Continue reading Sanctuary
I would like to write today about a trip up Quandary, and a few insights. To start I will describe the trip and hopefully this will lead naturally to the insights I wish to discuss. On an very overcast and fairly melancholy day, we started out with the goal of hiking and skiing the … Continue reading A Few Trips and a Few Thoughts
I have been on a few trips since the last time I have written. I also had to put down my dog of 10 years (Durango). I had a lot of time to think about life/death and other grand ideas since then., and I will start with the idea of following your own goals. I … Continue reading Religious Experiences