Category Archives: Hiking

A Grand Visit!

Prior to Utah’s Monsoon season this spring, Christina, Tess & I had ourselves a grand adventure on the Colorado Plateau including a multi-night stay on the south rim of the Grand Canyon. Christina & I picked Tess up from the … Continue reading

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To Zion goes I

Tumbleweed, that exists.  Utah is massive, and mostly desert.  The highways straight and speed limits aren’t very limiting.  When the forecast calls for wind, get ready to see tumbleweed flying in all directions if you happen to be driving I-15 … Continue reading

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Winter ’13-’14 Summary pt.1

November started with powder turns at Alta. Excitement for the ski season upon us was still building; however we weren’t ready to hand up the bikes just yet. Christina planned to get one final weekend of riding in down in … Continue reading

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“death march”

Squeezing in all the requisite New England summer activities as the exodus quickly approaches.  This trip ironically turned into the laziest camp/hike weekend.  Boxes, however, were checked off. As per usual it was late in the day when we reached … Continue reading

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next time I’ll drive

Oh what vast landscape is this? Where the mountains tower over 14000′. Where there really was gold at the end of the rainbow, and lot’s of it! Where gondolas are the preferred method of transportation. My that is quite the … Continue reading

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Beware

Beware the Ice Queen Lurking at the canyon’s end Mesmerizing chill

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Holidaze (Part III)

The miles passed us by; mountains changing from green to white.  We reached the trail head of a favorite adventure before dark.  We hoped for a leisurely snow shoe up to grey knob and a cozy new years eve in the cabin, … Continue reading

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