Category Archives: Backpacking

Desolation Lake

The exploration has begun! It’s going to take some time get all these places & names into my head. Over the pass from Park City to Big Cottonwood Canyon Christina & I went. Up the Mill D North Fork to … Continue reading

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Columbus’ing

I had the day off Monday because some dude decided to go adventuring hundreds of years ago.  So I decided it would be prudent to go on one of my own.  Christina & I departed civilization and quickly traveled our … Continue reading

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Persia-Swede-a-‘Rican Hijinks

There’s something to be said for sharing tent space with friends. As the time increases Something akin to a telepathic connection develops. Conversations can be carried on in one word sentences, and hysterical bouts of laughter lasting minutes can be … Continue reading

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Cold Rain and SNOW!

Friday afternoon came around and I said screw this plague I’m going backpacking.  Now, sitting at my desk every other keystroke interrupted by a coughing fit (slight exaggeration) I realize this was a foolhardy decision.  But what’s done is done, … Continue reading

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Move Your Feet

Everybody! Are you done having a dance party in your cube? Nick and I moved our feet all over Vermont’s tallest undeveloped peak this past weekend.  It has been two weeks since I had skied or really done much of … Continue reading

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20 Miles, oops!

The stars aligned in mid November for the at least once per calendar year backpacking trip with my friend, Tom, after several scheduling conflicts and postponements. Tom is, in fact, the very person who introduced me to backpacking. At his … Continue reading

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