Rock & Ice Cover

Psyched to have the cover and a feature article in the current issue of Rock & Ice.  That really is legit beta, folks.  Summer in the Sierra is about as good as it gets.  Pick up an issue at your local retailer.    

Storming Castles

Two days into a supposed one day approach, near the summit of Mt. Whitney, things were getting grim.  It wasn’t really one thing that was causing discomfort, but more of a combination of many minor and not so minor issues.  The 70 pound packs didn’t help.  Nor did the 12 mile approach up and over …