Monthly Archive: September, 2012

Manning Up

Stellar view from the Lafayette summit If you ask Mickey Spades what his biggest regret was the other day, he would tell you it was deciding to join Doug and I on an attempt… Continue reading

Ninja Star: Patagonia R1 Hoody

The Patagonia R1 Hoody has been a four season staple of my outdoor wardrobe for as long as I can remember.  It is in fact the best mid layer on the market and… Continue reading

Time to Climb

 Doug on the Parking Lot Wall Compared to this time last season, this year has been somewhat of a disappointment when it comes to climbing.  However, with the cooler weather moving in, the EMS Outdoor… Continue reading

Energizer Bunny

View from North Hancock I checked my watch with a nervous stomach; it was nine o’clock in the morning and Doug and I were getting ready to make a run at the Hancocks.… Continue reading

Owl’s Head

Looking at Franconia Ridge from Owl’s Head slide   After some searching, Owl’s Head seemed to be the obvious answer to the question of what to do.  Owl’s Head would be the perfect place to… Continue reading