Monthly Archives: May 2016

Getting high

I like to get up high. There’s the long upward climb toward the ridgecrest. As I pace myself and look around, there’s plenty of time to study, appreciate and enjoy my surroundings. At rest stops I admire the view unfolding wider and … Continue reading

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Spring in the Sierra

By late March or early April of a normal year, the snow has consolidated enough that it’s easier to get around on skis, snowshoes or even boots without sinking deeply. During graduate school and afterward, some of us would spend several … Continue reading

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