||I use this Wordpress blog as part of my site for all expeditions
dispatches, Everest season coverage and frequent positing on climbing
news and other topics.
2014 Annual Coverage
||My annual reporting of the Everest climbing season
from my home in Colorado
||A look at the layering system I used on Manaslu.
2013 Final Trip report
||My report on summiting the 8th highest peak
on September 25,2013, Manaslu at 26,759 feet 8156 meters
Couloir - Longs Peak
||A unique climb of this Colorado classic - you
squeeze through a cave to reach the summit!
Dog Couloir on Torreys Peak 2013
||A fun snow climb of a Colorado Couloir classic on a 14er.
Bear-Blanca Traverse 2013
||The most difficult of the 4 great Colorado 14er Traverses.
A report and video
Peak Keyhole and Loft Tour 2013
||A video of climbing Longs Peak in winter conditions ascending
the Keyhole route and descending the Loft route.
2013 Season Coverage
||My annual reporting of the Everest climbing season from
my home in Colorado.
||A short tutorial on obtaining sponsors for climbs based
on my own experience
||My climb with close friends on one of the finest mountains
in the US
|| My climb of one of the most beautiful mountains in the
world. In Peru, a technical ice and snow climb to 19,500'
|Ben Nevis 2012 Summit
||My climb of the highest peak in the UK for Alzheimer's
|Everest 2012 Season Coverage
||My annual reporting of the Everest climbing season from my home
||A tutorial on how to send dispatches from an expedition. I go through all my technology I used for the 7 Summits
|7 Summits Gear Review
||I take a detailed look at my 7 Summits gear and what worked and what didn't
||I summited Kozzy on October 27, 2011. This
was the 8th of the 7 Summits Climb for Alzheimer's
||I reached the summit of CP October 22, 2011. This was the
7th of the 7 Summits Climb for Alzheimer's
|Kilimanjaro 2011 Summit
||I reached Kilimanjaro's summit on Sept 19, 2011. This was the 6th
of the 7 Summits Climb for Alzheimer's
|Compare the 7 Summits
||A side by side comparison of the 7 Summits
|Elbrus 2011 Summit
||I summited Mt. Elbrus, Europe's highest on August 11, 2011. This was the 5th climb for Alzheimer's.
||I reached 17,500' on Denali before high winds stopped the climb
|Everest 2011 Summit
||I summited Everest on May 21, 2011. This is the main page for the post climb report.
||The 2nd successful summit of The 7 Summits for Alzheimer's in January
|Mt. Vinson 2010 Summit
||Alan's successful summit of the first of the 7 Summits for Alzheimer's
in December 2010
Summits for Alzheimer's
|| A major year long effort to raise $1M for Alzheimer's
research through climbing the 7 Summits from November 2010 to October 2011