Mt. Baker was the first mountain I attempted to climb back in 2013. What a difference four years makes!
Just got back from an epic. We made it up Warden Peak with a rad group of women from the Alpine Club of Canada. It was an 18 hour day plus a 6 hour drive home. Made it back with just enough time to get to work.
I am queer. Throughout my life, people have sometimes been able to quickly figure this out about me and sometimes they haven’t.
If you are wondering why I am writing about this on an outdoor adventure blog, hang in there. I’ll come to that in a moment…
I just got back from a weekend climbing in Crest Creek with an amazing group of 15 women. It was such a joy to co-lead…
Long flights are a gift.
1. You don’t have to wear harem pants.
This year, I’ve had to turn around before reaching the summit far more times than I’ve made it to any desired destination. My friends carry even more of the gear than before. I often have had to lay down for long rests in inconvenient (but beautiful) spaces.