DRC's Adventures

Extreme Hiking/Peak Bagging

  • 2008/08/28 – 09/07 — Colorado 14ers Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including an accidental full traverse of Mt. Elbert, the second tallest peak in the Lower 48, and my first ever whitewater kayaking trip on the Arkansas River (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)
  • 2010/08/30 – 09/05 — Santa Fe/Taos Mountain Biking/Hiking (Photo/video journal)
    Solo trip to explore Santa Fe and Taos mountain bike trails, my first experience downhilling Angel Fire, and an ascent of Mt. Wheeler (New Mexico’s highest peak) (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)