Training For Everest

I learned last year that things can change very quickly on Everest.  Thirty days into the expedition, I was slow climbing through the Khumbu Icefall on my first rotation.   My guides expressed some concern but I was trying to set a … Continued

What Would We Do?

     I had read the stories and watched the documentaries about climbers on big mountains walking right past climbers in trouble…literally stepping over their bodies, either oblivious to their predicament or simply blinded by their own selfish ambition to get … Continued

First steps

I’ve been told I should keep an online journal during my attempt at the seventh of the Seven Summits. To tell you the truth, I never really gave that much thought. I’ve had my head down… focused on training. So … Continued