Fairplay Fairplay sounds like it got its name from a nice story but the history of the Wild West is... Fairplay Fairplay sounds like it got its name from a nice story, but the history of the Wild West is... Single mapped icefield in Tenmile/Mosquito Range Single mapped icefield in Tenmile/Mosquito Range Map of Colorado Mountain Ranges Map of Colorado Mountain Ranges Common Name: Mosquito Latin Name: Family Culicidae (R. Bercha det.) ... Common Name: Mosquito Latin Name: Family Culicidae (R. Bercha, det.) ... Taken on the way back. The trail contours south around the summit before ascending it via... Taken on the way back. The trail contours south around the summit before ascending it via... Click Image for Gallery Click Image for Gallery The wind was picking up and his choice of conversation was now becoming mildly annoying. We gained... The wind was picking up and his choice of conversation was now becoming mildly annoying. We gained... Stairmaster © Joe Stairmaster © Joe Horseshoe Mountain From the summit of Mount Sherman Horseshoe Peak (left) and Mount Sheridan... Horseshoe Mountain From the summit of Mount Sherman, Horseshoe Peak (left) and Mount Sheridan... Avoiding Slide Terrain The sun was out all day and we got to take in some great scenery. Avoiding Slide Terrain The sun was out all day and we got to take in some great scenery. September snow on the Mosquito Range September snow on the Mosquito Range Common Name: Mosquito Larva Latin Name: Family Culicidae (R. Bercha det... Common Name: Mosquito Larva Latin Name: Family Culicidae (R. Bercha, det... Safe Route Selection One gully had slid earlier showing debris. Safe Route Selection One gully had slid earlier showing debris. Wind lip and Slide Debris More avalanche debris coming from Sheridan had slid down into the... Wind lip and Slide Debris More avalanche debris coming from Sheridan had slid down into the... Water Break It was pretty warm where we were but we started seeing signs of the promised strong... Water Break It was pretty warm where we were but we started seeing signs of the promised strong... Debris from Sheridan We were glad to finally be gaining elevation after miles of skinning a flattish... Debris from Sheridan We were glad to finally be gaining elevation after miles of skinning a flattish... Sherman - Upper W.Slopes After a short sugar / water break we continued on to the summit. Wind... Sherman - Upper W.Slopes After a short sugar / water break we continued on to the summit. Wind... Spindrift on Democrat Spindrift on Democrat Looking into the future Looking into the future When atop an ugly heap like Sherman you look elsewhere for beauty - Photo (c) Joe D’yer Mak’er… (use... When atop an ugly heap like Sherman you look elsewhere for beauty - Photo (c) Joe D’yer Mak’er… (use... Dyer Mountain (13855') Traverse to Dyer and Descent We began heading over to the saddle between the... Dyer Mountain (13855') Traverse to Dyer and Descent We began heading over to the saddle between the... Med Small Thumb ] Med | Small | Thumb ] Skinning up the Sherman road The first objective of the day showed up after a short while of... Skinning up the Sherman road The first objective of the day showed up after a short while of... Sherman makes an appearance A short while before arriving at the summer trailhead at 12000’ (it’s 3... Sherman makes an appearance A short while before arriving at the summer trailhead at 12000’ (it’s 3... Fracture Fracture Closer look at the fracture We skinned on a little further up the road and Joe decided to test the... Closer look at the fracture We skinned on a little further up the road and Joe decided to test the... Democrat Democrat More snowpack testing A few jumps on a similar aspect as before produced nothing and he skinned a... More snowpack testing A few jumps on a similar aspect as before produced nothing and he skinned a... Results of second shear test Results of second shear test
Next »
Advanced Search