The Mountaineer's Route
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Mod. Snow (58)
Snow, Alpine, 1500'
CA : High Sierra : Mt. Whitney
Nearing the top of the Mountaineer's Route main couloir as the clouds roll in.
CA : High Sierra : ... : The Mountaineer's Route (3rd Mod. Snow)
Above Sam Mack meadow, approaching T-Bolt and the Palisade Glacier, June 2011
CA : High Sierra : ... : Thunderbolt to Sill Travers... (5.9 Easy Snow)
Negotiating the mixed semi-technical difficulties on the north face of Mt Whitney.
Approaching Whitney's Mountaineer's Route, above Upper Boyscout Lake
JD rappelling past the mixed steps above the notch, Mountaineer's Route, Mt Whitney
Huge lenticular cloud formation developing over Tahquitz, May 2011
CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks
Looking up at Traitor Horn and company on the SW face of Tahquitz
CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks : ... : Traitor Horn (5.8)
Ghetto-aiding up the Pinnacle on a rare rainy day in the Valley
CA : San Diego County : ... : Super Air (A1-)
sunrise on first snow near Gould
CA : Sierra Eastside
Highway to the Buttermilks
CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Buttermilk Country
half-swallowed by the terrific OW finish of Crack 6
CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Crack 6 (5.10a)
past the Chicken McNuggets crux, cruising the delicate knobs and 'heads
OR : Smith Rock : ... : Chicken McNuggets (5.10b)
Mt Washington lifts her veil for a moment
OR : Mt. Washington
unknown climber on the 5.10 "direct" first pitch of Outer Space.
WA : Central-East Cascades, Wena... : ... : Outer Space (5.9)
transition from 5.9 traverse to 5.10+ finger crack on Marshmallow Tower
CA : San Diego County : ... : Marshmallow Tower (5.10c)
5.10 slab entrance to the Consolation corner
CA : Tahquitz & Suicide Rocks : ... : The Consolation (5.9)