Emerald Lake

A buddy of mine and I decided to take a weekend off from climbing mountains and try a local out and back hike.  The decided upon hike would be 10 miles out to Emerald lake which lies in the Weminuche wilderness, the largest wilderness area in Colorado. The Pine River trailhead begins just east of … More Emerald Lake

Wetterhorn Peak

The crew (Matt, Boden, Rob, and myself) had started to gain some confidence climbing mountains and wanted to push our boundaries a little by throwing in some technical climbing routes.  There are a couple of rating systems that are used to designate the difficulty and technicality of routes.  The most widely used system in North … More Wetterhorn Peak