121 year old climbs Moonlight Buttress in Zion !

Well, we do have a combined age of 121!  I’m 58 and Kenn is 63 and we probably looked our age aid climbing this beautiful line ! We were training to do something larger on El Capitan and I just wasn’t game to do it without a tune up climb first so Kenn chose this […]

New Climbers! SET A NEW GOAL; EXPLORE NEW PLACES; Plan for your 10 Climb Award !!!

10 CLIMB AWARD: One climb 5.5 or harder in each of the following areas. __ Tahquitz __ Sierra’s __ Lovers Leap __ Suicide __ Yosemite Valley __ San Bernardino Mntns __ Joshua Tree __ Tuolumne Meadows __ Sequioia Needles __ Red Rocks Past Recipients:  Nathan  Fitzhugh, Sheila Romane, Jennifer Hopper, Alan Bartlett, Todd Gordon, Cindy […]

Dream of Wild Turkeys aka Turkey Toes

Great Trip Report from Eric Odenthal; owner of Windgate Adventures in Moab, Utah; climbing, canyoneering and photography guide extraordinaire. More pics to come. http://windgateadventures.com. DREAM OF WILD TURKEYS BLACK VELVET CANYON, 5.10a, 7 pitches and rap or head up another 4-6 pitches to top out and hike down; tons of commentary on mountainproject.com regarding additional pitches. […]

Temple Crag: Venusian Blind 5.7

Johnson worked till 8pm Friday and then we took off for Big Pine. Renegaded a campground at 1:00am and up at 6am on Saturday. Packed in to Third Lake; ate a lunch of beef stick, cheese and cherries and took off for the base of Venusian Blind on Temple Crag. Of course, I couldn’t find […]

Jon Ball; Bad Day At Black Bluff

Black Bluff Climbing Report: Jonathan Ball, Matt Ingle, Jon Ledesma (A Marine should never listen to a civilian when navigating a broken trail) The approach: We returned to park next to the smelliest pit toilet in the San Bernardino Mountains and I knew that we were only about a short, 1.5 mile hike from the […]

Mt. Conness Reconnaissance and Cathedral

Conness Reconnaissance ? Tioga opened up on May 2nd. Seems really early but since it was a light snow year; we thought we’d get in a Sierra trip early. The appearance of a light snow year was way off above 10,000 feet. Benjy Oberman and I agreed to meet up at Sawmill Campground and I […]

Pics; some old and some new

Johnson & Graves Summit Mt. Sill
Johnson & Graves Summit Mt. Sill
Jeff Brennan; Devils Tower
Jeff Brennan; Devils Tower
Best Bivvy Matterhorn
Best Bivvy Matterhorn
Sunset Matterhorn
Sunset Matterhorn
Eric Odenthal
Eric Odenthal
Eric Odenthal
Eric Odenthal
Matterhorn Peak
Matterhorn Peak
Palisades: Sill, Thunderbolt
Palisades: Sill, Thunderbolt
Sam Mack Meadow: Pete, Kenn and Johnson on way to Palisades
Sam Mack Meadow: Pete, Kenn and Johnson on way to Palisades
Deanna Graves
Deanna Graves
Laura on the Bong
Laura on the Bong
2013 Rendezvous; KIDS!
2013 Rendezvous; KIDS!
Lake Arrowhead Pinn's; Johnson, Kevin, Kenn & Jon
Lake Arrowhead Pinn’s; Johnson, Kevin, Kenn & Jon
Pat Lori Southern Yosemite
Pat Lori Southern Yosemite
Horton ! Dan, Al, Jon & Elise
Horton ! Dan, Al, Jon & Elise
Clyde Trail; too late in fall
Clyde Trail; too late in fall
Elise
Elise
Dan Thiele: Vintage shoe ?
Dan Thiele: Vintage shoe ?
Mt. Goode
Mt. Goode
Mt Whitney
Mt Whitney
Cole Babcock & Mike Pearson down from Mt. Russell
Cole Babcock & Mike Pearson down from Mt. Russell
Kevin Graves belaying
Kevin Graves belaying
Benji Oberman
Benji Oberman
Kevin Graves Lee Vining
Kevin Graves Lee Vining
John Cardmon Lee Vining
John Cardmon Lee Vining
Benji Oberman
Benji Oberman
Pat Brennan
Pat Brennan
Kevin Graves
Kevin Graves
Pearson & Graves Fairview Dome
Pearson & Graves Fairview Dome
Tamie Pearson
Tamie Pearson
Pat Brennan
Pat Brennan
Pat Brennan Mr SB
Pat Brennan Mr SB
Al Ramirez
Al Ramirez
Dan Thiele
Dan Thiele
White Horse Falls outside of Ouray; John Cardmon
White Horse Falls outside of Ouray; John Cardmon
Bryan Muramoto
Bryan Muramoto
Laura Demko
Laura Demko
Dan Thiele
Dan Thiele
Brad Singer
Brad Singer
Brad Singer
Brad Singer
Brad Singer
Brad Singer
Fam & Friends
Fam & Friends
Eric Tipton
Eric Tipton
Bob Cable
Bob Cable
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Mike Itnire
Mike Itnire
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Bob Cable & Kenn Kenaga
Bob Cable & Kenn Kenaga
Awards !
Awards !
Kenn Kenaga in the Wyde
Kenn Kenaga in the Wyde
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Brad Singer; check pro!
Brad Singer; check pro!
Kenn Kenaga; fist stack
Kenn Kenaga; fist stack
Pat Brennan
Pat Brennan
Pat Brennan
Pat Brennan
Bruce Bindner & Pat Brennan; Summit of Half Dome
Bruce Bindner & Pat Brennan; Summit of Half Dome
Kenn Kenaga Snow Canyon
Kenn Kenaga Snow Canyon
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga
Kenn Kenaga