On this trip I witnessed something I have never seen before.
Tag Archives: Mountaineering
Temescal Peak II
Not everything went right on this trip, but it all worked out well in the end
A peaceful winter hike and I had the mountain all to myself in refreshing, quiet solitude
A mid-week, predawn jaunt up a local mountain.
A nostalgic visit to a rare, still-functioning fire lookout tower.
A wonderful winter activation that almost didn’t happen.
The remains of a fire lookout tower at dawn. The San Gabriel Mountain in the background.
A local mountain I’d never done before
Just before sunrise on the trail to Waterman Mountain 29 AUGUST 2020 W6/CT-012 It’s been almost a month now since my first activation and my happy discovery of the joys of Summits on the Air. I’d activated 7 summits and was aiming for 8. One thing this brief experience has taught me: getting an HFContinue reading “Waterman Mountain”
Castro Peak Attempt
A reconnaissance run met with failure