I slinked through high school and the first few years of college. Nothing really interested me and nothing motivated me. After nearly flunking out my freshman year, I returned home and enrolled at Palomar College. It was there that I was introduced to Dr. Spear and Dr. Spear introduced me to Geology.Read More
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For the Alpinist, let's start with the image: A beautiful scene of an alpine lake at the base of a jagged peak.
The summer after I graduated high school I set out to conquer the John Muir Trail. About two thirds of the way between Yosemite and Mt. Whitney is Evolution Valley.Read More