Sierra Scrambles . . .
Posted by rlshattuck on Jan 21, 2008
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Location: United States
City or Place: 94118
Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Categories: Hiking, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, Skiing
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I live in San Francisco and I'm looking to do just about anything, anytime and I have lots of time, but not any money. I have gear enough to get me out there.
I'm an intermediate skier, looking to get into telemark and AT––whatever it takes to get into the backcountry. I don't mind snow-shoeing. I'm up for snowy peaks. I've only been on a rope a few times and the rest has been––in retrospect––saying what the hell did I do that for?
Falling off 5.10's in the gym, not a lot of outdoor rock experience. I've done the JOHN MUIR TRAIL nine times since 1996 (need a guide?) shasta, lassen, Recess Peak, rock hopping along the JMT
just desperate to get out there.
"It's not safe out here. It's wondrous, with treasures to satiate desires both subtle and gross. But it's not for the timid."
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