Hell in The Swell, September 2010

Posted by on Sep 26, 2010
Hell in The Swell, September 2010

I made it down to the San Rafael Swell this past weekend. I hadn’t spent much time there since I was a kid so my plan was to load up the old dog and do a lot of driving around mixed in with a couple of short day hikes. The trip was great until things […]

Egypt Slots, Escalante, September 2010

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010
Egypt Slots, Escalante, September 2010

I was lucky enough to get to do some canyoneering with Kev, Mike and Aram earlier this week. I had previously done quite a bit of rappelling, some climbing and lots of backpacking so it wasn’t too far out there to go technical canyoneering. The original plan was to hit a couple shorter slots on […]

Death Hollow+Escalante River, September 2010

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010
Death Hollow+Escalante River, September 2010

September brings colder weather back to the high elevations and me back to the desert. This year we planned a nice backpacking trip to Death Hollow. One of my favorite desert destinations. It was the first place I ever backpacked and it’s an awesome place to bring the dogs. We’ve come here a lot now, […]

Cuberant Basin, Uintas, September 2010

Posted by on Sep 6, 2010
Cuberant Basin, Uintas, September 2010

I spent a couple of nights in the Cuberant Basin over the Labor Day weekend with some new friends. I hadn’t met any of them before but it was a fun trip and always very interesting to backpack with new people. I planned on staying two nights and coming back on Sunday while they were […]