Sedona and Snow

The Ultimate Arizona Road Trip – 15 Places You Must Visit

The great state of Arizona is perhaps one of the best states for a long, meandering road trip, with incredible scenery varied geography, and plenty to see. Here’s where I went over the course of a few weeks on my Arizona road trip. After passing through New Mexico, I spent a number of weeks exploring the great state of Arizona. …

On the Road – New Mexico Edition

I had hoped to take off from Ouray early Thursday morning, initially, but I had to stick around through the late afternoon to see the doctor and see whether I could get my stitches removed or not. She would do it for free versus having to pay another doctor somewhere to remove them if it wasn’t ready. Problem was I …

NW Alpine Black Spider Light Hoody

Long Term Review of the NW Alpine Black Spider Light Hoody

[rating:5] I bought the NW Alpine Black Spider Light Hoody back in September 2011, and have gotten quite a bit of use out of it, depending on the season and conditions. I consider it a great baselayer+, by which I mean I almost always wear an Icebreaker 150 t-shirt as my baselayer of choice, but in cool to cold conditions …

Things to Do in Ouray Colorado (When You’re Not Ice Climbing)

After almost two full months of living, climbing, and playing in Ouray, I’ve realized you can’t sustain climbing day after day after day indefinitely. You’ll need to incorporate periodic rest days (at least I do!). So are there any things to do in Ouray Colorado in the winter when you aren’t ice climbing? Turns out there are quite a few …