Colfax Peak and the Heart of Darkness

I'm breaking with chronological order for once - publishing these reports from winter climbing in the Cascades while I still finish writing up a┬ájuggernaut of a blog post about my Patagonia season. Colfax Peak Upon getting home from Patagonia on March 1st, I spent a few days jetlagged in Seattle, dealing with the various life … Continue reading Colfax Peak and the Heart of Darkness

Minivan Alpinism in Canada

Despite my best intentions to dedicate myself to becoming a better rock climber, I somehow keep getting distracted by the call of high mountains... This past summer I tried to rock climb in Squamish a fair amount, but found myself returning a few times to the interior ranges of BC - The Canadian Rockies and … Continue reading Minivan Alpinism in Canada