Monthly Archives: July 2012

Vacation Time!

Hi folks, I’m about to go on vacation to the Sierra for two and a half weeks, so I’ll be offline ’till mid-August. I’ll spend time camped in Tuolumne Meadows and take day hikes, using the  shuttle bus to get to … Continue reading

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Thompson Ridge

After every mountain trip, as I review my pictures again and again, there are usually one or two pictures that grow on me. Such is a picture that I took in the summer of 2008. I was descending the trail … Continue reading

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Massive landslide

This morning I saw a short notice in the newspaper and followed it up. A huge chunk of mountain and overlying ice, starting near the summit of 11,200 foot Lituya Mountain in Alaska, came loose and spread itself 5.5 miles down … Continue reading

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