Jack River Ice Climb

We were anchored half way up the Jack River ice climb. Grant Wilson belayed Sean Marble, I took pictures, and the sun entered the little window of our canyon. Suddenly, winter felt like spring. A rare moment. A reminder that summer is coming and if you aren’t making plans for it; you’ve already missed it.Continue reading “Jack River Ice Climb”

November and December: little odds and ends in the Fairbanks area

The drive to get outside comes so naturally during the summer months. But after a long summer rallying as a weekend warrior, I wake up and find that its November, the air is -20oF, and the sun sets at 4:30pm now. As much as I’d like to, I just can’t go out and do asContinue reading “November and December: little odds and ends in the Fairbanks area”