In the morning we awoke to sleet, freezing rain, and all around awesome weather for climbing. Taking this as an exploring rest day, we decided to pack up, drink a lot of coffee and go to a new area, none of us had been too. However, first I took in the sights of the Apple Belt of NC.
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Next thing I knew, it was Christmas time and I was headed back up to PA for some more holiday cheer. It was cold, wet and dreary, but didn’t stop everyone from having a good time. Continue reading “Xmas, Trapping, and New Years 2013”
For February, Alexis came out to Colorado and we went of a quick tour of the western range. Visiting Monarch, Gunnison, Crested Butte, and the Black Canyon.
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Early June, Ben and I climbed the Sharkstooth in RMNP. The day was going to be three man team, with us bivying at the start. However due to complications, it turned into Ben and I doing a solid one day push starting at 1 AM in Boulder.
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The last Sunday in January, I took the new snowshoes out for a stroll on the backside of Pikes Peak. I attempted to head up to the crags, but ran into vehicle trouble when 4-wheel drive went out. So instead, I made my way back down and hiked around Mueller State Park.
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