From Cowhole, Little Cowhole, Kelso, and Old Dad Mountains, Mojave NP (12.28-31.2012)
david on the summit.
After popping out on the notch the final climb to the summit was easy. It was a nice flat plateau where we all could comfortably wander and enjoy the view.
So smooth that David can even enjoy his coffee while driving.
From Echo Canyon, Winters Peak, and Inyo Mine (11.23.2012)
Down the steep bits...
From Ash Meadows, Eagle Peak, and Thanksgiving Festivities (11.21-22.2012)
Heading back down, David leads the way.
David waiting at the notch on the ridge.
David checks for cell service on top of Shenandoah.
From Shenandoah Peak and Yellow Pine Mining District (11.19.2012)
From Woods Wash and Tortoise Shell Mountain (11.17.2012)
I can see the world from up here!
Hm, this looks warm and cozy.
He crawled all over David
This little lizard was hanging out on the fire ring trying to stay warm. David put his hand out and he crawled right on. We named him Mr Wiggles.
David and Mr Wiggles
Mr Wiggles likes the pets
David taking a breather on the slopes of Laurel. The slope was pretty consistent - just a slog through the rocks and scree.
From Laurel Mountain, Gardisky Lakes, and a stormy Sierra (07.30-31.2011)
From Emigrant Wilderness: Bear Lake Backpack (07.16-17.2011)
Aw, I love these guys.
David prepares the firewood. Greg supervises.
Our campsite at Aurora.
From Masonic, Potato Peak, Bodie Peak, Aurora, and Tioga Pass Opening Weekend (06.18-19.2011)
I should have taken a video here - he was paddling as hard as possible but wasn't moving at all, sitting there perfectly stationary. Ended up pulling the kayak out of the water and bypassing the strong current.
From Lost Valley and Hawksbill Crag, Buffalo National River (04.13.2011)
Heading towards the rapids (on the right)
While David played in a kayak
greg and david
From Lava Beds (04.22-24.2011)
The perils of exploration
Outside the ice cave
From El Capitan State Beach Wine Tasting Weekend (04.01-03.2011)
Group shot - didn't make it.
David on the way down Scattered bone, Jurassic behind us. It was cold and windy.
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From Scattered Bone and Jurassic Peaks (12.25.2010)
Making david do the hard work
From Lone Pine/Whitney Snowshoe (12.24.2010)
The snow line was right around 6k. We pulled into the Lone Pine Campground and parked, then followed a road towards whitney
From Panamint Dunes (11.26.2010)
David. Yeah. I'm a lucky girl.
Awww, our boys.
Rock fall, David, and El Cap
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From Yosemite Valley (11.06-07.2010)
Men use tools. Grunt.
One of the rock slide sections of the trail. There is a use trail across it that is simple and easy to follow.
David at Sierra Point
Walking up the access road to the top of Turtleback Dome.
From Mineral King Backpack (08.13-16.2010)
From Sword Lake Overnight Backpack, Carson-Iceberg Wilderness (07.17-18.2010)