Toast on Half Dome

My friends and I had wanted to go see Yosemite National Park for most of our lives. We "trained" for 6 months and thought we were in pretty good shape, but were still not prepared for the ~16 mile hike and 4800 foot elevation gain to get to the top … [Read more...]

Finding My Footing in Bryce Canyon

My friends and I like to go on adventures, and the Fall after my back surgery three years ago was no different. When they proposed going hiking in Arches, Bryce and Zion National Parks, I was a bit hesitant, but “Sure, OK” is the answer that came … [Read more...]