Fountain of Youth

18 mile day hike on one of the longest days of the year to ski and pond skim at the Fountain of Youth in Desolation Wilderness.

First BC Day of the Season

Somehow we always get lucky with conditions on Steven's Peak and our first day out this season was no exception!

Rae Lakes Loop

Two and a half days with over 40 miles of pristine wilderness all to ourselves. Doing the loop in late Fall brought us short days, long...

Joshua Tree

Kyle and I spent our Thanksgiving break in Joshua Tree for the second year in a row. This time we got to bring our families camping and...

DESO 2018

So, this one's a long post... but it represents three whole days worth of adventuring, so here we go! Our crew ventured off on our annual...

Eagle lake buttress

Making the most of a long weekend, we set out to climb Eagle Lake Buttress near Emerald Bay in Lake Tahoe. It was a gorgeous day and the...

The Eastside & Crystal Crag

My first trip to the Eastern Sierras during the summer. Our objective was Crystal Crag. The night before we took advantage of long days,...

Monarch Wilderness & Mt. Harrington

This spring we sprinted south to the High Sierra to take advantage of the low snow year to enjoy some solitude in a rarely visited corner...

Road to hana

We played tourist driving our mini van rental down the road to Hana. We stopped at so many beautiful destinations along the way.