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January 30, 2021

Elaphus Peak

What a day! Elaphus may never be high on anyone's list - especially for...
January 9, 2021

Crowfoot, Little

It felt good to be out near the Wapta again with the wild scenery...
January 1, 2021

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I know that 2020 was a nasty year for many folks...
December 31, 2020

Prairie Mountain (2020)

I meet the same folks time and again and have run into more friends...
December 30, 2020

Wolverine Ridge (+ Purple Mound)

Wolverine Ridge is a nice ski objective when the weather isn't perfect or when...
December 28, 2020

Burstall Pass (South)

It's been a while since I skied to Burstall Pass. It used to be...
December 7, 2020

Old Dutch Man Peak

Obviously a small "peak" like Old Dutch Man is never going to make any...
December 7, 2020

Fly Hill

Fly Hill is a classic "Spirko hike". A front range bump with some great...
December 5, 2020

Well Site & Hat Mountain

Why would anyone ever bother with those two "peaks"?! Driving 5-6 hours round trip...
November 28, 2020

Junction Lookout | “Hill 651038” | Green Mountain | Hoffman Hill

Neither Wietse or I were really in the mood for front range hiking but...
November 12, 2020

Adventure Photography – Gear, Tips & Tricks

I've been asked many times for some tips & tricks regarding photography and digital...
November 7, 2020

Changes on Explor8ion

I love explor8ion and I love sharing my adventures as an art form and...
September 29, 2020

Marvel Peak (+ “Little Marvel”)

My 2020 season was one of my favorite to date and even a messed...
September 27, 2020

Natalko Peak

An unbelievable smorgasbord of bubbling brooks, golden larches, high passes, rushing streams, waterfalls, glistening...
September 20, 2020

Bishop, Mount (Horned, Ridge)

As I crossed the Highwood River and hiked back up to the truck I...
September 19, 2020

Vision Quest Ridge

Vision Quest was much more fun and scenic than I was expecting. It's Prairie...