Knowledge and Experience

The summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro from the Shira Plateau, Tanzania, Africa

I mentioned I’ve been thinking about Kilimanjaro quite a bit in my last post.  It was 4 years ago this month that I was there,  Continue reading Knowledge and Experience

Above Treeline in Winter

A cairn covered in rime ice on Mt. Moosilauke, New Hampshire

What’s not to love about being above treeline in winter in the White Mountains?  Well… I suppose quite a bit, but here are some of the good things about it. Continue reading Above Treeline in Winter

Spewing Victory on Mt. Washington

Moriah, Carter, Wildcat Ranges from Mt. Washington, New Hampshire
East to the Moriah, Carter and Wildcat ranges from Mt. Washington

What a day to be on Mt. Washington.  Rich and I were on the summit enjoying bluebird skies and relatively warm temps.  As we looked east and reminisced about a long-ago Wildcat/Carter/Moriah traverse, we watched a climbing party pop up out of Huntington Ravine, take a short break on the snowfield, and head slowly toward us. Continue reading Spewing Victory on Mt. Washington