An invitation to scramble

Phil suggested that we do a small scramble the other evening.  We probably started a bit late in the evening, 7 pm, so we ended up at the summit about 9 pm. The winds were cool on top but the ridge was dry and clear. Our descent was partially in the dark so we used…

When you’re at THQ….

Coming up the glacier on Hector  One day Tom and Mike had us climbing up the side of a mountain when Tom said to me, “one day when you’re sitting in THQ you’re going to miss all this.” Seems it is more than true. Climbing the stairs of 2 Overlea Blvd doesn’t quite give you…

A summer day on the mountain

So what do you do on a summer’s afternoon?  Maybe lie on the beach or stroll through the shade of a park?  Maybe you like to make your way to the local ice cream shop?  And then there’s Phil who likes to climb on to a glacier and play in the remaining snow atop a…