Seek The Peak

  In a little over one months time I’ll again be hiking in support of the Mount Washington Observatory(MWOBS). Seek The Peak is an annual Hike-A-Thon fundraiser for the non-profit weather research facility located atop the tallest peak in the northeast, and home to the “Worlds Worst Weather.” The highest surface wind speed recorded by man,… Read More

The Rock Pile.

Mount Washington, New Hampshire. “The Rock Pile.” “Home of the worlds worst weather.” “World record wind.” Those of you who’ve followed along with me for any length of time know I have an affinity for New Hampshire’s Mount Washington. For those new to these pages I’ve included some of my favorite memories of its perilous… Read More

Climbing For A Cause.

I’m climbing again. On July 19th I’ll be participating in the 14th Annual Seek The Peak , the premier hiking event in the country. Seek the Peak is a hike-a-thon fundraiser to benefit the nonprofit Mount Washington Observatory (MWOBS). Now in its fourteenth year, Seek the Peak is one of MWOBS’ largest fundraising events, and a… Read More

And The Winners Are…

Thank you for your support! This past July, the Mount Washington Observatory held its annual “Seek The Peak” fund raiser. I’ve been wanting to climb Mt. Washington, the tallest peak in the eastern U.S., “Home Of The Worlds Worst Weather,” and record holder, at 231 mph (372 kph), for the highest surface wind speed ever… Read More

Weekly Photo Challenge: Up

I spent a lot of time “Up” this past weekend.  First I spent some time looking “Up”-stream at one of my favorite waterfalls. That’s Bridal Veil Falls at Castle In The Clouds peeking out from between the walls of the gorge. Then I spent a bit of time on my knees looking “Up” at the… Read More