Category Archive for: ‘Adventure’

The sun sets behind Himalayan peaks as viewed from the South Col, 26,000 feet, on Mount Everest.

Welcoming the New Year

And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been. ~ Rainer Rilke ~ As 2015 …

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Ngawang Sherpa crosses a massive crevasse on a ladder; at 18,000 feet in the Khumbu Icefall, Everest, Nepal.

Thursday Thought: Climbing, Risk, Kids, and Life

Last week, I read a great article in Boulder’s┬áDaily Camera about risk: “Chris Weidner on extreme sports: Risky or reckless? …

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MD-RA-0039: Climbing Mt. Rainier, Washington

MD-RA-0039, originally uploaded by MountainWorld. Sunrise brings light and warmth – as well as beautiful colors – to 12,000 feet …

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View from the Trident on South Georgia Island

SA-SG-0462, originally uploaded by MountainWorld. In November, 2004, I was invited to co-lead a crossing of South Georgia Island with …

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