The Trinity Traverse and Electric Peak

Peak(s): Electric Peak and West, Middle, and East Trinity Elevation(s): 13,292′ – 13,765′ – 13,805′ – 13,745′ Date Climbed: 9/9/2017 – 9/10/2017 Getting There I wrote about two options for accessing Vestal Basin in an earlier post, which you can access here. Electric Peak  A buddy of mine, Trent, and I got a late start … More The Trinity Traverse and Electric Peak

Mt. Shavano

Mt. Shavano Elevation: 14,229′ Class: 2 The one that started it all… Rewind back to 2009… I was living just outside of Salida in a town called Poncha Springs  and working golf course construction as a summer job. Poncha Springs and Salida sit in the Arkansas Valley which is surrounded by the Sangre De Cristo and … More Mt. Shavano

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