Greys (River) Gnar

Greys (River) Gnar

With an Ice Beard, you feel, anything is possible.  It is transformative.  Almost like a drug…Normal Mark sees a locked door and thinks, “Ah well.  Guess I won’t be entering THAT room.” Ice Beard Mark sees that same door and smashes it with his...

Few and Far Between…

It’s been a long school year.  An amazing year with lots of great experiences but I was definitely ready for summer to begin.  A long-standing joke in education is that the three best reasons to teach are June, July, and August.  There is no better way to kick...

Middle-Ridge Trail

This last Monday I had the opportunity to hit the middle ridge trail on the Greys River.  Nestled between the confluence of the Little and Big Greys, this trail is a spectacular single track that runs 19 miles back to Deadman Creek.  The ridge is narrow, rocky, and...

Patagonia Offsite 2015

  Spring is super busy at our house so I was excited to be able to make time in my schedule for a quick trip to the desert to meet with the Patagonia ambassadors and team members to run, discuss the future of the line, and present marketing for Patagonia Inc. After an...

JMT…Yes, please

Yesterday I was totally bummed because I wouldn’t be returning to the Canary Islands this spring-indeed, “life is what happens when you have other plans…”  Work commitments and timing proved that this trip wasn’t in the cards this year. ...

Mixed-Use Trails Proposal

The Western Wyoming Trail Riders and Stewards of the Greys have submitted a “mixed” use plan for the trails in the Greys River Range.  In their words this proposal includes:   “The Middle Ridge Trail would start near the junction of Greys River and...