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Descent Via Flattop

“I couldn’t catch a ball or do any of that stuff. I could do only what required brute stupidity.” — Warren Harding on mountaineering. Back in the day, the Stupid Brutes were pretty active in the ascending of mountains, the … Continue reading

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Goldilocks Skis Backcountry

A Tale of Two Ski Trips December 27 & 30, 2009 It was the snowiest of times, it was the coldest of times… oh never mind! Last season, I caught the backcountry skiing bug and caught it bad. The main … Continue reading

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