Lake Powell, UT || June 2019

Lake Powell…what an enigma of a place. Lake Powell is a giant man made lake, created by the Colorado River and a few other tributary rivers. Covering over 161,000 acres, the lake spans about 180 miles in length and 25 miles at its widest point. On a satellite map, it looks like a giant swollenContinue reading “Lake Powell, UT || June 2019”

Gobble Gobble, Bitches….Yeah!

An Introduction to the Highlining Community I mean, look….was this highline gathering the coolest thing I’ve ever seen? I think perhaps, yes. Yes, it was..How does one explain highlining? I guess we gotta start with slacklining first. Slacklining is a strange and unique sport. It looks like tight rope walking, and I suppose that’s whatContinue reading “Gobble Gobble, Bitches….Yeah!”

UTAH || Mt. Superior: 11,132 ft.

Hiking the South Ridge of Superior “Mountains function as metaphorical and symbolic space. There is no more geographical equivalent to the idea of arrival and triumph than the topmost peak beyond which there is no further to go.”-Rebecca Solnit’s Wanderlust: a History of Walking Finally did the South Ridge of Superior. What a spectacular exhilaratingContinue reading “UTAH || Mt. Superior: 11,132 ft.”

Utah || Mt. Olympus: 9,026 ft

September 2018 I did a thing I’ve always always wanted to do since moving here: Hike up Mt. Olympus, camp on that gorgeous saddle and then pop up the rock scramble in the morning for a sunrise summit!! Mt. Olympus is an iconic peak, towering along the Salt Lake front. The hike is nothing tooContinue reading “Utah || Mt. Olympus: 9,026 ft”