Category Archives: Adventures

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Snowshoeing in Lake Tahoe

I pressed the trigger on Sony’s 24-70 GM lens and got it in the mail just before I headed up Lake Tahoe with some friends for MLK weekend. The images that come out of the […]

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Valley Floor Loop

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Here Comes Karl!

This morning I went for a pre-work morning hike with my friends Sheila and Lauren up and around Slacker Hill (Route info below). It was a beautiful morning with a stunning sunrise, but perhaps the […]

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Driving the Icefields Parkway

Holy crap. The 232 km (144 mi) drive from Lake Louise in Banff National Park to Jasper National Park is one of the most beautiful stretches of road I’ve ever set eyes on.

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The Plain of Six Glaciers, Beehive Lookout and Lake Agnes

The trailhead of this hike is sandwiched between an enormous Fairmont Hotel and the incredibly beautiful Lake Louise. This no doubt makes it quite a popular hike. While this may be a detractor to some, […]

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Moraine Lake, Larch Valley and Sentinel Pass

People come from all over the world just to see this lake that used to grace the Canadian $20 bill. It is indeed quite a site to behold. The color alone is absolutely breathtaking. But […]

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The Dolomites: Sunrise at Rigugio Lagazuoi

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The Dolomites: Rifugio Sennes to Rifigio Lagazuoi

The Dolomites: Rifugio Sennes to Rifugio Lagazuoi

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The Dolomites: Lago Di Brais to Rifugio Sennes

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The Dolomites: Tre Cime

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Glacier Point Sunrise Hike

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Mt. Whitney Day Hike

To date, this hike was easily the hardest and most physically demanding thing I’ve put myself through. I was lucky enough to acquire four day hike passes through recreation.gov and so my friends Brian, Sheila, […]

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Hiking the Inca Trail: Day 4

3:31am Just got to the entrance for the path to Sun Gate. Having woken up about 20 minutes ago, While I slept very well last night, I am still working on becoming a functional human […]

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Hiking the Inca Trail: Day 3

4:45am Wake up call again 5:30am Time for breakfast. Omelettes, fried bananas, bread. I did not eat much as I was up last night fighting a suspected food poisoning. In fact most people in the […]

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Hiking the Inca Trail: Day 2

Woke up again today at 4:45am. Last night, pretty much all night, you could hear a fellow camper violently vomiting over and over and over. Turns out Joe’s dad had gotten food poisoning from some […]

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Hiking the Inca Trail: Day 1

4:40am. Woke up 40 minutes ago. Just got picked up by our outfitter. Gotta pick up a few other people in our group and then we are off to day 1 of the Inca Trail. […]

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Paragliding in Jackson Hole

During my visit to Jackson, WY with my friend Julia, I decided I was going to face my fear of heights and go paragliding and drag her with me. We had originally booked our flight […]

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Paintbrush Divide to Cascade Canyon Hike

An amazing 20 mile hike that starts at Jenny Lake, goes through Paintbrush Canyon up to the 10,700′ Paintbrush Divide and then back down the northern side through Cascade Canyon. It’s an incredible trail that […]

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Yellowstone: Day 2

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Yellowstone: Day 1