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Cactus to Clouds

Night view of Palm Springs

The night air felt thick, an inky black pool that my lungs struggled to pull in fast enough. Sweat dripping off my face, fog collecting on my glasses, I stumbled forward a few steps and paused, leaning heavily on my trekking poles, and slowly turned to gaze at the city below. Palm Springs sprawled…

  • Category Hiking
  • Posted June 1, 2022
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Under-the-Rim at Bryce Canyon

Early morning light over the Escalante

Summer of 2021 was a weird time. Work was hectic and I wanted to get out and do long, epic adventures, yet few destinations in Arizona seemed appealing. The challenge of exploring a remote and damaged area, like the Mazatzal and Galiuro Wilderness, in the summer heat was less than ideal, and my…

  • Category Hiking
  • Posted May 20, 2022
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