After a solid week of rain we had three nice days, Wednesday to Friday, which I took advantage of by hitting the trails as much as I could in available time and sunlight. That meant less time for blogging, alas,…
Had to hike this morning
by tmangan • January 4, 2006 • 0 Comments
It was the first combination of my head being mostly free of mucous and the skies not being full of storms since, well, Christmas, I suppose, so I hit the trails. They were ankle-deep in mud, but I was prepared.…
by tmangan • January 3, 2006 • 3 Comments
2005 is so last year; it’s time to think about this one. I know just one thing for sure: I’m planning a week in mid-September in Southern Utah at a bed & breakfast located strategically between Zion and Bryce Canyon…
I’m hiking today
by tmangan • December 17, 2005 • 0 Comments
… but it’s supposed to rain all day tomorrow so I’ll be a busy little blogger then, I promise. However, I would be remiss if I did not point folks to Arun’s Treatise on Snow.
My latest hike posted
by tmangan • December 11, 2005 • 0 Comments
Verbiage and pixage at my homepage.
I think I’ve found my summer adventure
by tmangan • December 7, 2005 • 0 Comments
Grand Canyon! It’s easy driving distance from California, it’s probably the most gorgeous sight in the West, and there’s tons of info online to walk me through it. Here’s a link to suggestions for hiking Rim to Rim. Here’s a…
Next year I’m getting out there…
by tmangan • December 6, 2005 • 2 Comments
….for days on end if possible. I’m thinking about how to burn up some of my vacation time, preferably in five-day chunks in the backcountry. I posted a query at HighSierraTopix to see what the hardened trail hands over there…
A few pictures from the Bay Area heights
by tmangan • December 5, 2005 • 0 Comments
I knocked around for a couple hours near the summit of Mount Diablo on Sunday. Write-up here.
Down by the seaside
by tmangan • November 27, 2005 • 0 Comments
I made a little return visit to Tomales Point (that’s a bull elk scratching a hard-to-reach itch). Details here.