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Notch Peak – into the cold desert canyon

If ever there was an inspiration for the title of this blog my most recent outdoor adventure – albeit short – is such an inspiration. I finally got a chance to flee the demands of graduate school’s first semester for … Continue reading

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Death Valley Puddles – Indian Pass

The Park Service website describes the route to Indian Pass in the Funeral Mountains on the east side of Death Valley as “moderately strenuous,” and gives an indication that there is a reliable source of water. This seemed to be … Continue reading

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On Water in Death Valley

One of the most striking impressions Death Valley leaves is how little water the human body actually needs versus how much we consume wastefully in our “civilized”daily lives. I packed a gallon and a half of water, my partner had … Continue reading

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