A spring ski descent of the north face of Mount Emma, 13,581 ft.
Skiing Garfield Peak, 13,780 ft. in the Sawatch range near Independence Pass.
A ski descent of the Northeast Ridge of Mount Sheridan, 13,748 ft.
A ski descent of the Grand Central Couloir on Sayres Benchmark, near La Plata Peak.
The Moonshine Couloir on Mount Arkansas might be the most committing line off a high 13er in the Tenmile/Mosquito Range
Easy access from Highway 91 by Fremont Pass, a gentle approach up the valley, and an interesting couloir that keeps you on your feet all make Mount Tweto a worthy spring ski descent.
An early May ski descent of Cirque Mountain, 13,686 ft. in the Sneffels Range of the San Juans.
An April ski descent of the southeast face of Mosquito Peak, 13, 781 ft.
Approaching the cairn atop Organ. It’s not always about the challenge of the peak. We climbed Organ Mountain this past weekend, which at 13,801 feet, is the 106th tallest peak in Colorado. We chose Organ not because Christy and I are now setting out to climb all the top 200 Colorado summits (or Bicentennials), we were just looking for a new place to go, and to come up with ideas...