What felt like a full month of climbing in Vegas, with all new partners.
Jon and Kate invited me to join them on Risky Business, 4p at 10+ R. I thought it'd be a nuisance having me along, but I think it's safe to say our ménage à trois fulfilled all of our wildest desires.
Fall's arrival; fire near the state line; sunset and Sherman granite.
It's been many years since I spent two consecutive months in Wyoming. Doing so in the summer meant ancient seas and contemporary riverways.
A eulogy for a rope; memory delving with a nylon cord crutch.
Little nuggets of gold
The story of a journey north, friendship, and beers
A trip to the Creek for ... hiking? Driving home from Laramie to Flagstaff.
Two families and a workbag at the Iris.
People outside of Coal Creek Tap late on a sunny afternoon.
Me. It's all about me. For the first time ever, I'm in every photo in this post with many photos.
You can pack a lot into a year when you know this many good people.
Letting climbing take me somewhere different.
Written from Li Ming, touching lightly on various aspects of a month in Asia.
I was all set to spend a weekend in the Greater Seattle region when Nate texted me: Want to climb The Grand Wall on Sunday? I'm a bachelor for the weekend. I didn't
Gallery After a summer outside of Flag Matt Steele made it back to town on August 24th, the day before my birthday. I invited him to celebrate the occasion with Molly, Megan and
Symmetry Spire The rest day set us up to wake up early for Symmetry Spire. Back in the day, Symmetry was my first-ever alpine adventure. It was beyond cool to repeat the route
At long last, I got the Megs inside God's Rectangle. She left from the Bugs and I from Lander, and we rendezvoused in Victor, Idaho after two weeks geographically separated. Specifically, we rendezvoused
Time flew after Drew and Joy's wedding. The Fourth of July came and went, and a week later I was already back in Wyoming. Before that, though, Megan and I had a pretty
I've been in Squamish for a few weeks now, and had a Euroka! moment last night realizing I'd ticked my 101st pitch. The Grand Wall 9p Nate atop "Mercy Me", p3
Megan and I had concocted a fun little plan for reuniting at Joy's wedding (I was her "+1"). She was going to fly from Phoenix to Denver, where Ahab and I
Damn. Did I really not write down Ten Sleep routes this year!? Sunset driving between Casper and Ten Sleep Trudeau and I coordinated camping spot via texts as I journeyed north. I parked
I had many mailings waiting for me at two of my Wyoming domiciles (Ken's place, parent's place!). In particular, I was excited to get my first ever set of prints. Over the next
Gallery My wedding invitation was sent to Ken's house. I opened and read it on his toilet, two months after the wedding had actually taken place. I did not miss the wedding of
Early in the year, I said I "moved" to Flagstaff as something of a joke. When you've been on the move constantly for the last two years, what does it mean