Discovering Japan

I’m supporting the Colorado flood relief efforts of the American Red Cross. The Red Cross responded immediately to the September flash floods that claimed over 17,000 homes along the Front Range with rescue, food, shelter, care, and comfort for those who suffered severe damage. Help me raise $10,000 for the American Red Cross on my Crowdrise page. Donate $27 ...

The Bright Lights of Japan

During the month of October, I’m supporting the Colorado flood relief efforts of the American Red Cross. The Red Cross responded immediately to the September flash floods that claimed over 17,000 homes along the Front Range with rescue, food, shelter, care, and comfort for those who suffered severe damage. Help me raise $10,000 for the American Red Cross on ...

VIDEO: The Incan Odyssey

Last summer, I traveled to the Cordillera Blanca of Peru with the Marmot crew: Abbey Smith, Pete Takeda, Mick Follari, Alex Gilbert, and photographer Andy Mann. We spent over 30 days at a basecamp at 15,000 feet, exploring granite boulders and learning to live without any electricity, showers, or communication with the outside world. 'The Incan Odyssey' is a two ...

VIDEO: American Red Cross Colorado Flood Relief

https://vimeo.com/76425885 As most climbers (and humans) are well aware, record rainfall and flash floods devastated the Front Range of Colorado in September. The flood left thousands of families without homes, and even more facing serious damage to their houses, vehicles, and belongings. The American Red Cross responded immediately with rescue assistance, ...

Art Attack

While in Italy, I’m supporting Save the Children, an organization that helps children around the world access nutritious foods so they have the energy to study, play, and grow. For nearly 900 children and adults around the world living in hunger, it’s not about missing a single meal, it’s about trying to survive for days, months, and years without key ...

VIDEO: Lead Now Episode #2: RUSSIA

Episode #2 of Marmot's Lead Now Tour is here! http://youtu.be/kKVxlzgYzds In Russia, we climbed at Triangular Lake, an area on the Russian/Finnish border that is rarely visited by foreigners. Entering Russia, we were a bit apprehensive and didn't know what to expect - would there be grocery stores, electricity, tanks driving down the street, vodka ...