DRC's Adventures

Camping

  • 2002/06/30 – 07/09 — Road Trip (Photojournal– public photos only)
  • 2002/06/30 – 07/09 — Road Trip (Photojournal– public+private photos, password required)
    Seven states in ten days, including introducing some friends to Rocky Mountain haunts from my youth as well as visiting Vegas and Hoover Dam for the first time (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2004/04/08 – 04/09 — Palo Duro Canyon State Park (Photojournal– public photos only)
  • 2004/04/08 – 04/09 — Palo Duro Canyon State Park (Photojournal– public+private photos, password required)
    Camping/hiking trip with Brian and other members of Hill Country Outdoors (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2006/09/30 – 10/08 — Costa Rica Rios Week of Adventures (Photojournal)
    Eco-tour with members of Hill Country Outdoors & DFW Outdoors, including mountain biking Volcán Irazú, zip-lining/canyoneering, kayaking the Pejibaje (Class III), & rafting the Pacuare (Class IV) (click the first photo to start photojournal)
  • 2006/09/30 – 10/08 — Costa Rica Rios Week of Adventures (video)
    Highlights reel provided by Costa Rica Rios (password required)
  • 2006/11/02 – 11/06 — 6th Annual Hill Country Outdoors Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Camping/hiking/biking trip, Including exploration of Upper Cattail Canyon and climbing Casa Grande (click the first photo to start photojournal)
  • 2007/04/19 – 4/21 — Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway (Photojournal)
    Camping/hiking/biking trip with my friend Brian and members of Hill Country Outdoors, including biking the Caprock Canyons Trailway (rails-to-trails conversion) (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2008/04/17 – 04/20 — Austin Adventure Network Guadalupe Mountains Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including an ascent of Guadalupe Peak (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2008/10/30 – 11/03 — First Annual Splinter Group Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Private Big Bend trip with some current and former members of Hill Country Outdoors, including a failed attempt to re-enter Lower Cattail Canyon and a scouting mission to Bruja Canyon (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2009/10/14 – 10/18 — Austin Adventure Network Palo Duro/Caprock Canyons Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including mountain biking the trail system at Palo Duro for the first time and a re-ride of the Caprock Canyons Trailway (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2009/10/29 – 11/02 — Second Annual Spliter Group Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Private Big Bend trip with some current and former members of Hill Country Outdoors, including further exploration of Bruja Canyon (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2010/10/28 – 11/03 — 3rd Annual Splinter Group/First Annual Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including exploration of Apache and Rancherias Canyons and a jeep tour of River Road and Mariscal Mine (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2010/11/19 – 11/21 — Seminole Canyon State Park 2-day rock art hike/backcountry campout (Photojournal)
    With my friend Brian and members of Austin Adventure Network. We had a rare opportunity to hike the entire length of Presa Canyon, see most of the rock art in the park, and camp out in the backcountry (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2011/11/10 – 11/14 — Second Annual Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including an ascent of Casa Grande, exploration of Devil’s Den, and the first ever (we think) full traverse of Vernon Bailey Peak (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2013/11/14 – 11/18 — 3rd "Annual" Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including a re-exploration of Lower Cattail Canyon and an upriver trip on the Rio Grande into Santa Elena Canyon (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2014/05/21 – 05/27 — CKS PaddleFest (Photo/video journal– public photos only)
  • 2014/05/21 – 05/27 — CKS PaddleFest (Photo/video journal– public+private photos, password required)
    CKS PaddleFest in Buena Vista, CO, including a big-water run of Brown’s Canyon and The Fractions (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2014/11/09 – 11/17 — 4th "Annual" Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photo/video journal– public photos only)
  • 2014/11/09 – 11/17 — 4th "Annual" Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photo/video journal– public+private photos, password required)
    Including a 4-day, 3-night self-supported kayakpacking trip on the Rio Grande and backcountry exploration of the Mesa de Anguila (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2016/06/12 – 06/27 — Colorado Rockies (Photo/video journal– public photos only)
  • 2016/06/12 – 06/27 — Colorado Rockies (Photo/video journal– public+private photos, password required)
    Two-week trip to CO to do some kayaking, help my friend Kyle install solar and build a composting toilet on his property, and play the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival in Keystone (click the first photo to begin photojournal)