Are you ready Arnot?

When somebody says jump, Melissa Arnot doesn’t say “How high?” She says, “nah, I’d rather fly” Because it takes a special type of person to reach the top of the world, and an even more special type of person to do it with such an inspiring style. About 4 weeks after I left Nepal, Melissa…

5.Scaffolding?

Right now, I’m feeling pretty great. After a couple of rough weeks trying to get back into city life, I feel like I have found my (reggae) rhythm. Every mountaineer knows the post-expedition haze, a several week depression feeling like life is meaningless. I mean, I was just climbing in this incredible place… And now…

Scheming and Dreaming

I’m only 2.5 weeks out from Nepal, but I am already planning the next adventure. It’s probably fair to say that I am an addict. This summer I will be traveling to Argentina to ice climb for two weeks, one step closer to my goal of building alpine experience. But coming home from an expedition…