A Number of Firsts While Ice Climbing

Not only was it my first time climbing on vertical water ice, but it would be the first time I used quite a bit of shiny climbing equipment I purchased before parting ways with Bent Gate Mountaineering. My shiny pink rope would loose some shine, and all sorts of slings, carabiners, and accessary cord would garner some street cred-tarnish.

Mountain Photography in the Northern San Juans

I finally figured out what is wrong with my camera, and will be able to fix it as soon as I can find a micro-screwdriver. Because of the problem, however, I was restricted to taking still photography this past weekend because anything more than a jostle and the camera will not turn on. So, naturally, … Continue reading Mountain Photography in the Northern San Juans