Ascending Mount Saint Helens

Ascending Mount Saint Helens

Some people climb only for the summit, while others climb to good health, and perhaps another group would define their experience as spiritual. One thing all of these alpinists are sure to have in common with non-mountaineers, is that they are quite often...
McNeil Point and Requiem of Ice

McNeil Point and Requiem of Ice

The mountain spoke to us through the trees and as we rounded a corner, to our amazement, the clouds were dancing. We expected such atmospheric orchestration, of course, but as many can attest expectations and reality often differ quite dramatically. Having left behind...