Warhammer 40k












AIARE Level 1 avalanche decision making and rescue, 2019

NOLS Wilderness First Aid (WFA), 2018


Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK)

Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC)

Randolph Mountain Club (RMC)

Mt Washington Observatory

NH Hike Safe Card

  • Bearers not held responsible for SAR costs in NH

Philadelphia Rock Gyms

  • Mostly at the East Falls location

Trip List


Mar 2019: Mt Jo and Algonquin Peak. --- Quick, rainy trip to the Adirondacks. Photos.

Mar 2019: Mt Chocorua. --- Alice's first White Mountains trip, in winter no less. Up and down Champney Falls Trail, overnighting at Jim Liberty Cabin with Alice, Caitlin, Karl, and Tom W. Planning, Photos.

Feb 2019: Garibaldi Provincial Park. --- Trip to Overlord Mountain with planned overnight at Himmelsbach Hut aborted at treeline due to snowfall, limited visibility, avalanche hazards. Planning.

Feb 2019: Mt Washington Valley Ice Festival. --- Two days of ice climbing clinics, hiking & camping at Hermit Lake between. Photos.

Jan 2019: Byrne State Forest, NJ. --- Overnight car camping and hiking with Alice at Byrne State Forest. Lots of quiet, pleasant trails, and scenic frozen lakes. Photos, Blog.

Jan 2019: AIARE 1 & Mt Washington, NH. --- Three nights camping out at Hermit Lake for AIARE 1 avalanche decision making & rescue, plus a beautiful summit day on Mt Washington. Photos, Blog.


Dec 2018: Mt Adams, NH. --- One night in the #RacePrius, two nights in the RMC's Perch shelter, and a crystal clear trip up Mt Adams over Lowe's Path and Gulfside with Caitlin. Photos, Blog.

Nov 2018: Dolly Sods Wilderness, WV. --- Solo. Storms and melt water made the east side trails all but impassible. Planning, Photos, Blog.

Oct 2018: Mullica River Wilderness, Wharton State Forest, NJ --- Solo. Hiked in between storms, rewarded with a beautiful morning. Blog.

Sep 2018: Batona Trail, Wharton State Forest, NJ --- Alice's fourth backpacking trip, from Batsto to Lower Forge and back on the Batona Trail. Beautiful weather. Photos, Blog.

Aug 2018: Mullica River Wilderness, Wharton State Forest, NJ --- Alice's third backpacking trip. Rain overnight but otherwise pleasant, hiking in mostly after dark to avoid rain earlier in the day. Photos, Blog.

Jul 2018: Mullica River Wilderness, Wharton State Forest, NJ --- Alice's second backpacking trip, with Caitlin and Mike. Substantial rain the whole time, but really nice. Photos, Blog.

Jun 2018: Wild River Wilderness, White Mountains, NH. --- Three nights doing a loop on the east side of the Carter-Moriah range with Jema. Some great weather, one day of rainy bushwhacking. Broken sternum from fall in cabin immediately before departure. Photos, Blog.

May 2018: Lost Creek Wilderness, Pike National forest, CO --- Two nights on the main ~35 mile loop with Tim, direct from the plane. Beautiful trails and weather. Planning, Photos, Blog.

Apr 2018: Mullica River, Wharton State Forest, NJ --- Alice's first backpacking trip! Simple one night out and back from Atsion to the Mullica River Wilderness Campground. Photos, Blog.

Mar 2018: Presidential Traverse, White Mountains, NH --- Solo. Planned out & back Presidential Traverse, had to emergency bivouac on Mt Adams in snow storm late the first day, hiked out RMC trails to Appalachia the next, hitchhiked back to the car at Crawford Notch. Planning, Photos, Blog.

Feb 2018: Mt Washington, NH --- Two nights at Hermit Lake shelter with Damien, Gunnar, Sascha. Beautiful first day summit up Lion's Head, fresh snow overnight and great time breaking trail all the way out Raymond Path and Old Jackson Rd next day. Photos.

Jan 2018: Mt Washington, NH --- Three nights at Hermit Lake shelter with Jema. Beautiful first day summit up Lion's Head, overcast & wet Raymond Path out & back second day, 50F rain hiking out third day. Photos.


Nov 2017: Black Forest, PA --- Solo. 2 nights/2 days, bivouac in unexpected snow second night. Photos.


Mt Washington many times
Mt Katahdin 2006 & 2007 (abort above treeline both times)
Mt Moosilauke
Mts Lincoln, Lafayette
Mt Garfield
Black Forest, PA

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