WFR Recertification Completed

After a few weeks studying the Wilderness First Responder manual I was able to complete my recertification in Moab this last weekend. It was a weekend filled with medical scenarios, new information, refreshers and practice. The class finished with an afternoon of CPR recertification. This is one more step completed in my preparation for the…

Spring 2014 and Back to my Normal Reality

Now that winter is drawing to a close I can start thinking about the adventure season.. Living in my alternate reality in Summit county leads to an interesting winter and allows me to meet new folks from around the globe. Teaching skiing provides me with a way to both share one of my passions, exercise…

Winter Activities

It has been some time since I have posted. I figured it was time to let everyone know what I have been upto. Winter has been bringing me to another activity, skiing. I spent many years as a youth on the mountain with skis on my feet and last year I figured it was time…

Baja Designs Lights in need of repairs

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After 6 years of use my Baja Designs Soltek Fuego lights are in need of help. The reflectors in the lights are starting to show signs of corrosion. With the lifetime warranty that Baja Designs offers the lights have been pulled and are now being returned to Baja Designs for service or replacement. More later…

Summit 7 Redline Poughkeepsie gulch Run

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Poughkeepsie gulch holds lots of reservations for me. It was at night on the wall 4 years ago that I lost my Blue Cruiser to a simple roll. Poor lighting did not enable the spotter to see that I was in a situation that was about to lead to a catastrophic failure…. which it did.…