Notable Adventures

Some of my favorite adventures…

El Capitan, via the Salathé Wall: Yosemite NP – 6 Days

Half Dome, via the Northwest Face: Yosemite NP – 24½ Hours

Mt. Shasta, CA: three different routes, including a January ski ascent and descent

Popo, Ixta, and Orizaba: Mexico (17,800, 17,400, 18,400 ft., respectively)

Ice Climbing, Alaska: including Valdez, AK – annual trips

The Ruth Amphitheatre, Denali NP, Alaska: backcountry ski touring, fly-in – 8 Days

Tahoe Rim Trail, Lake Tahoe, CA/NV: 176 miles – eight days – Avg. 22 miles/day (2006)

The Lost Coast, Humboldt County Coast, No. CA: 59 miles – two days – ultralight (2004)

Olympic West-to-East Traverse, Olympic NP (Hoh River to Hood Canal), including climbing Mt. Olympus: eight days (the four middle days trekking off-trail)