Winter ~ Mount Lafayette, NH. Rime ice, or well disguised guardian of the winter mountains? What do you see on the frozen shoulders of New Hampshire’s Mount Lafayette?
Seasons Change Windswept and frigid. Lonely, beautiful in frozen solitude with just one other sharing the alpine majesty. Only the winter wind breaks the silence. Clouds fill the sky over sun warmed summits. Trails come alive with mountain adventurers. Seasons change, the mountains remain.
This past weekend a couple of friends and I made our first attempt at completing the infamous Pemi Loop. A circuitous hike through the Pemigewasset Wilderness in northern New Hampshire. Between us and the completion of what is considered one of the toughest hikes in the U.S., was 31.5 miles, 8 summits… Read More
Feeding my soul at 5,000 feet. The mountains are my church, and the windswept summits are the altar upon which I find solace. In The Church Of Ice And Snow. Many worship behind stained glass, or under minarets. My place of worship is in solitude, high on a mountain ridge as I watch the sun… Read More