Monthly Archives: August 2014

Learning Accountability From The Mountains

With hardly another car on the highway an hour before dawn, it was difficult to keep from pressing the pedal to the metal. I was late to pick up my friend for an alpine climb—and I hated it. Excuses filled … Read More

Instagram’s Best Adventure Animals

Puppies and kittens make any day better, and they’re all over Instagram—but not all of them are brave enough to get rad on a road trip or make second feline ascents in Arches National Park. Here are four of the … Read More

The New Usual

Brendan started down the trail ahead of me. “You’ll be faster than me going down,” he said, clipping in for the descent. The stranger at the mountain-top picnic table caught my attention with a chuckle. “It’s usually the other way … Read More