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Hello and thanks for stopping by my personal website. I hope you find some stuff of interest to you.

You can follow me on my latest Summits on the Air activation via my Garmin InReach share.garmin.com/kg6mzs and via APRSdirect as KG6MZS-7

Here is a video of my latest adventure into the wilds of western Nevada:

Some recent Summits on the Air activations:

East Twin Peaks

“Look up at the mountain I have to climb” Cat Stevens. Twin Peaks from the high point on the Mt Waterman Trail. Not visible is the very bottom of the daunting saddle that must be traversed to reach the summit. That’s Santiago Peak off to the left. 24 SEPTEMBER 2022 W6/CT-064 Elevation: 7,761′ Route: ForestContinue reading “East Twin Peaks”

Banner Ridge

Looking south from this fine peak at the Mt Sill and the Palisades. Mt Tom is the prominent peak in the middle 17 SEPTEMBER 2022 W6/ND-029 After completing 37 miles of the John Muir Trail with a 38 pound backpack, my good friends Bill Smith, Steve Tennant and I hung out in Lee Vining overnight.Continue reading “Banner Ridge”

Dry Creek Knoll

Mt. Ritter and Banner (Partially hidden in the clouds) and the Minarets off to the west with the San Jouquin Ridge in between 11 SEPTEMBER 2022 W6/ND-392 Elevation: 8,851′ Route: Forest service road & cross country Hike Distance: 2.5 miles round trip Elevation Gain: 500′ Navigation: Easy Steepness: Gentle Vehicle: Passenger car Road: Paved CellContinue reading “Dry Creek Knoll”