Mountaineering Training

This past weekend, Tami and I spent Saturday and Sunday with the Sierra Mountaineering Club members doing some training and practice in the Castle Peak area near Donner California. We loaded our packs to around 45lbs and put the snow shoes on to work our way up to our high camp at around 8,000'. We practiced our navigation skills with the map and compass and [...]

By |March 22nd, 2016|

52 Peaks in 52 Weeks – The Adventure Begins

Tami and TJ are indescribably thrilled to be embarking on a journey that has been years in the making and a dream come true.  Thank you for joining us on our journey as we hike 52 Peaks in 52 weeks! We will summit mountains all over the world, covering six of the seven continents, spanning dozens of countries and US states. We begin with the [...]

By |March 14th, 2016|

TJ Hiker Training Hikes in Southern California and Training in Utah

Attempting to hike 52 mountains in a single year takes a new level of dedication to training. We have both been preparing for this trip for several years by keeping an active work-out schedule and getting as much experience hiking in a variety of environments. This February, we came together in southern California and Utah to do our first 52 Peaks training together for a week. [...]

By |March 11th, 2016|