Tag Archives: climbing

AAC – ACI Climber’s Exchange in the Tetons

While many were enjoying picnics and BBQ’s with their loved ones at family gatherings and block parties I went north to Grand Teton National Park for the first half of the USA-Iran climber exchange hosted by the American Alpine Club … Continue reading

Posted in Climbing, Rock | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Goodbye Old Friend

One of my climbing partners retired last week.  I have mixed feelings about this change of events.  I should be happy for the climbs, domestic and international, that we have shared over the last five years but there is a … Continue reading

Posted in Climbing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Climbing in the Bugaboos

Recently a good friend and climbing partner was in Canada climbing in the Bugaboos. His video of beautifully captures one of the reasons why we climb. Enjoy.

Posted in Climbing, North America | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Iranian Climbers Exchange: The First Half

The Iranian Climbers Exchange project that I wrote about in May has evolved from a concept into reality.  It is one thing to make up a list of who might go to Iran next year if the stars align, it … Continue reading

Posted in Climbing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Failure on Ice Mountain

Often when climbers accomplish the task of climbing all 14,000 ft mountains in Colorado then they start on the next list. The centennials are the highest 100 peaks in the state. Kevin is close to finishing the centennial list. Since … Continue reading

Posted in Climbing, Mountaineering | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Iranian Climbers Exchange

AAC_LOGO I have been fairly quiet on the climbing front recently mainly due to race training and my application back in February to be a climber delegate in an exchange between USA and Iran.  The Alpine Club of Iran and … Continue reading

Posted in Climbing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

WayPoint Namibia: Adventure and Culture in Africa

A friend of mine, Majka, has been pursuing her passions by integrating writing and climbing for many years.  Her latest project evolved out of this synergy into video.  Her 30 minute documentary was recently released and has been well received … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure Travel, Africa, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment