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
Where to begin… It felt like yesterday on the trail, and it feels like an eternity ago now that I am fireside at home. This trip was an alternative to the Alaska trip that for multiple reasons I had to cancel. But that is another story. I was hungry from the start. Hungry for a … Continue reading A Journey into the Wilderness
Cristo Couloir This day was the first time I have been skiing in over a month. It is a weird feeling being so devoted to something and then not being able to it for a long time. This day I was feeling nervous excited and pumped! The Christo is close to 3,000 vertical feet … Continue reading Christo
Avalanche 201 with Apex Mountain School. With Mike Staton Ari Addes
The past few weeks have been pretty hectic for me. I've been juggling a new job, a bunch of skiing and starting to plan a trip to the great north. In addition the crew has been really focusing on trying to get more footage put together. None of this is bad. In fact I … Continue reading Finding Solice In The Snow
The Crew, Mike and Lauren Staton, Julio Madriz, Baily Rider, and Ari Addes!