High Peaks

Whiteface slide

Life on the slide I've been here before, so I know we'll get out of this mess eventually, but I suspect Sue and Jeff are starting to have doubts. They are unfamiliar with Slide Time. We've been bushwhacking for more than an hour up Whiteface … [Read more...] about Whiteface slide

The frozen steep

Notes from a cold, hard place By Don Mellor This is a piece about ice climbing. I’ll tell you what I know, how it’s done, when it’s done. I’ll explain all the pointy tools and where people do it. I just won’t tell you why. After 30-plus years … [Read more...] about The frozen steep