Monthly Archives: March 2012

Shot to the Heart (Lake)

Once again I was inflicting an exam upon my students for no other reason than it gave me a chance to go skiing the day before.  Heartless bastard that I am, Heart Lake was the obvious choice: reliable snow, a … Continue reading

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Marching Forth

I know ice climbing is supposed to be brutal and I’m a charter member of our climbing organization the Stupid Brutes, but this is ridiculous!  Wind rocked the cars and we could barely get the up-wind doors.  Visibility was low … Continue reading

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