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arcel Remy is 94 years old and has been mountaineering since he was young. The father of Swiss climbing legends Claude and Yves Remy still regularly climbs in climbing gyms …

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When asked why he climbed Everest, George Mallory famously replied, “Because it was there.” The quote made headlines worldwide and became a trademark statement among mountaineers for generations…

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I feel like such an addict! I had to get another Sierra high in before the summer ended. So after working a few weekends in a row on a big project, I decided I’d reward myself with a short adventure. That short adventure was Mount Langley…

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On July 29, 2017, my son Wes, his wife Liz, and I started an amazing trek 72-mile across the High Sierra. It was actually more like 80 miles because we got lost at one point. Total elevation gain: ~15,000 feet. Total elevation loss: ~13,000 feet…

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I had hiked Mount Whitney a few times, but Rainier was a completely different kind of climb. Mount Whitney and Mount Rainier are close to the same altitude. The big difference between the two is that Rainier is…

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On Tuesday, July 2, 2013, about 10 am, I found myself in a waking nightmare. I had just sat down for an impromptu strategy meeting with two colleagues to brainstorm for a marketing campaign. Someone asked me a question, but…

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Bec left me for a trip to Europe with some of her friends, so I had two weekends for exploits in the wilderness. I talked Wes and Liz into going with me up the Momyer Trail to San Gorgonio Mountain…

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It started out as one of those boring weekends. It was too hot to do much outdoors in the day. We made a list of stuff to do, and a drive to Joshua Tree to take pictures of the sunset won out.

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