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Category : Mountaineering

Yosemite HDII

Yosemite HDII

I vote this the most incredible video short I've ever seen. It's the complete package. These guys spent a LOT of time out there in the backcountry setting up for the shots. Give them some love. (Click on "Yosemite HDII" to see the video. Clicking on the image doesn't get you anywhere.)

The Vertical Investment

The Vertical Investment

  We know most mountains are uphill. We know that. Sometimes really uphill. I came across this photo of my then roommate, Kevin Palmquist, as we slogged up Diller Canyon on Mt. Shasta. It seemed like a real climb at the time and looking at the photo I know why. Diller Canyon is that...

1st Annual in Search of Snow & Storms Trip

1st Annual in Search of Snow & Storms Trip

I think it was about 1977. I was studying to be an graphic designer but my high school art teacher said I should probably consider another career because I couldn't draw. Still can't. I figured I was really good at drawing straight lines, so I lateralled to architecture. That career goal lasted...

Google Earth, you’re the ginchiest

Google Earth, you’re the ginchiest

I love Google Earth. Who doesn't? As an incessant planner, I need to always prepare for the next trip. I know I drive some of my friends at work a little crazy because of my planning, and I am trying to be a better slacker, but it's hard to break good habits. I think I'll take up drinking,...