Archive Jul. 2013

30
Jul

MacLehose Trailwalk

Subject:  the MacLehose Trailwalk Costa Mesa, California July 30, 2013 Dear Family & Friends: A friend recently reminded me of a mountain race I entered in 1999.  I prepared a report concerning the race for my family just after completing the race.  Since this was my first extreme adventure, I decided to post the report […]

12
Jul

Mt. Whitney Mountaineer’s Route

July 11, 2013 Dear Family & Friends: Mt. Whitney (14,505 feet) is the highest mountain in the continental United States.  It is also one of my favorite mountains in the world.  I train on Mt. Whitney and have climbed it 16 times. There are many routes up Whitney, but the two main routes are the […]