Monday, December 19, 2011

Escapades of 2011

Some long overdue photos recapping the last few months.

Chugach Mountains, AK, head of the Matanuska River.

Gallatin Canyon, Bozeman.

Superb rock in Lost Horse Canyon, Darby MT.

Top of Josephine Peak, Nine Mile Valley, MT.

Josephine Peak.

Ten Sleep Canyon, Ten Sleep WY.

Ten Sleep.

Ten Sleep.

Beehive Peak, Big Sky MT.

At the base of the route on Beehive Peak.

Wisconsin River, Merill WI.

Canoeing with mom on the Wisconsin River.

Looking North from Overlook Peak, Northern Gallatins MT.

West face of Devils Tower WY with Trevor.

More Devils Tower.

Rifle Canyon, Rifle CO.

Getting ready to climb, Rifle Canyon.

Beautiful fall colors in Rifle Canyon, CO

Cutting fire wood outside Idaho Springs, CO with Corey & Sean.

Deciding what to climb with the help of Sean and Corey's new puppies.

 Hot day of climbing above Golden, CO with Sarah.

New routes in T-bow's Crack House, Sheridan, WY with Trevor.

Lost of options in T-bow's Crack House.

Tongue River Canyon, Sheridan, WY.

Ty following The Drilling Field, City of Rocks, ID.

More classics at City of Rocks, ID.

Double Cracks, City of Rocks, ID.

Approaching Mt. Blacmore to ski its left skyline, Gallatin Mountains, MT.

Blackmores Summit Ridge.

Looking South from Mt. Blackmore.

Always fun climbing in Hyalite Canyon, MT.

More Hyalite.

Looking South to the Tetons from the Continental Divide.

Ty powering up to ski Lionshead.

Green Gully, Pine Creek, MT.

Our Pine Creek climbing crew. Ty, Matt and Jen.

Jen on Blue Gully, Pine Creek, MT

Gorgeous day from the top of McClusky Mountain, Pipestone, MT with Ty, Trevor and Venassa.

Trevor on a beautiful finger crack/chimney, McClusky Mountain.

Trevor near the top.

Last light of the day on the way down from Mcklusky Mountain.

Nearing the trail head to Sheep Mountain.

Getting ready for a long day of skiing Sheep Mountain with Ty.

Incredible looking rock on the approach.

More stellar climbing to be done.

Amazing amounts of Hoar Frost in the mountains.

Final approach to the right of the two couloirs in the middle.

Near the top of the couloir on Sheep Mountain.

Back to the car just in time for the sunset.