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September 29, 2015
Canyon exploring in southern Utah this weekend

Canyon Exploring in Southern Utah, and Wilderness

This weekend I hiked up a quiet, water-filled canyon in southern Utah that was on the same road I’d camped on for years – right under my nose – and I never knew it was there. I’ve been coming to the desert of southern Utah every spring and fall since I was […]
January 19, 2015
Hiking to the base of Castleton Tower near Moab, UT

Looking Back on this Present

Part of why I live in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado is that I’m close to the desert. I have a deep need to be near both. I need to get up high on a mountain every bit as much as I need to immerse myself in the red rock […]