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My best friend and climbing partner Tom Gray on Dreamweaver in late May.  The conditions were perfect and the climbing enjoyable.
My best friend and climbing partner Tom Gray on Dr...
The view from atop Mt. Meeker's Flying Buttress as we climbed the Dreamweaver couloir.  That's Tom Gray in the photo.
The view from atop Mt. Meeker's Flying Buttress as...
Climbing up the Coleman Glacier on Mt. Baker for some ice climbing practice.
Climbing up the Coleman Glacier on Mt. Baker for s...
Dan Halpern and a member of another party making their way up the steep snow slopes above the crux ice wall on the North Ridge of Mt. Baker.  We later took shelter under a large ice cliff just below the summit block as a freak lightning storm blew over the summit.
Dan Halpern and a member of another party making t...
This was taken from North Early Winter Spire, towards South Early Winter Spire.  This shot sort of epitimizes alpine rock in a way for me.  The one man, sitting on the summit, the other climbing the steep good rock below, with the loose, technically easier but perhaps just as intimidating rock above, and the lifeline of the rope between the two.
This was taken from North Early Winter Spire, towa...
Me standing on the Summit of Tellot Spire One in the Waddington Range.  The granite was amazing, the climbing good, and the position unsurpassable.  Following this was a 200' free-hanging rappel down the Central Dihedral.  Photo by Tom Gray.
Me standing on the Summit of Tellot Spire One in t...