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Kalalau Trail to Kalalau Beach on Kauai’s Na Pali Coast

March 6th, 2017 · 5 Comments

The Kalalau trail is located within the Na Pali Coast State Park on the north shore of Kauai, USA. It’s a one-way trail, out and back to the glorious Kalalau Beach, one of the most stunning and remote beaches in the world. There are no roads, and boats can’t land there, so the only way […]

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Trek to Clear Creek in the Grand Canyon

February 14th, 2017 · 1 Comment

      Clear Creek is a remote oasis deep within the Grand Canyon. To reach it, five of us hiked the Bright Angel Trail at sunrise to the Bright Angel Campground on the first day, then across the Clear Creek Trail to our destination on the second day.       Colorado River   […]

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Backpacking in the Snowy Grand Canyon

February 14th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Note: Because of the air clarity, many of the shots in the post look fantastic full screen! Be sure to click on some of them. It’s February and snowy in the North Country, so why not try a backpacking trip to the bottom of the Grand Canyon?                                                    It sounded […]

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Superstition Wilderness – The Big Loop

January 28th, 2016 · 3 Comments

The weather has been perfect for backpacking, so I took the opportunity to backpack in the greatest playground ever: The Superstition Wilderness, east of Phoenix.      Saguaros – “The Three Amigos”      Cholla with Weaver’s Needle in the background        From the First Water Trailhead, I set out on the Second Water trail, looping […]

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Douglas Spring Trail – Saguaro National Park

January 7th, 2016 · No Comments

My friend Bob and I recently backpacked the Douglas Spring Trail, which follows the boundary of the Saguaro National Park east pretty much the whole way to Douglas Spring campsite, 6.1 miles from the trail head. The trail is a nicely graded, uphill hike pretty much all the way to within a mile or two […]

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Red Tanks Divide Loop – Superstition Wilderness

December 1st, 2015 · No Comments

My friend Matt and I just completed a challenging loop of about 25 miles through the Superstition Wilderness. We started at the Peralta Trailhead ad hiked the Dutchman’s Trail to Whiskey Springs. We hiked Whiskey Springs to Red Divide, camped just beyond the LaBarge Box Canyon and then took a side trip down the Hoolie […]

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Superstition Wilderness: Red Tanks Loop

February 16th, 2015 · 1 Comment

With the weather steadily warming, the window of time for a trek through the Superstition Wilderness was quickly closing, so my friend Matt and I took the opportunity to take a fine backpacking trip through this incredible part of the Sonoran Desert.   It was a warm day with a clear sky as we set […]

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Bell Trail – Arizona

May 23rd, 2012 · 2 Comments

Three of us hit the Bell Trail near Sedona a couple weeks ago – the cacti were in bloom and the water was great for swimming!

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Coachella 2012!

May 22nd, 2012 · 3 Comments

My mini documentary about the Coachella Music and Arts Festival – what a great roadtrip!

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MMMMMMM! Limencello!

September 1st, 2011 · 2 Comments

Yeah. It’s been hot. Frozen Limencello from the backyard tree is the answer!

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Food of Love

May 24th, 2010 · No Comments

The shoulders turned great -probably my best bbq ever. Fed sixteen people and everyone was happy happy! Final cook time: twelve hours on the smoker, three hours on the grill to bring the temperatures up, then foiled and wrapped in beach towels and stashed in a cooler for three more hours. Something smells good!

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Fire Up the Smoker!

May 22nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

20 pounds of pork shoulder! Last night I coated the roasts with “Kev’s Blend” rub and this afternoon I added another layer of “Tasty Licks” rub that was given to me by Marshall. It all goes in the smoker at 8pm tonight and will cook overnight, then rest foil and beach towels for three hours […]

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May 18th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Started a new batch with lemons off the tree in the backyard. Start with the zest of thirty lemons, add vodka and let stand for thirty days, then add more vodka and sugar and stand again for thirty days – strain and drink.

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False Footing at Fossil Springs

May 5th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Fossil Springs is a beautiful wilderness area in central Arizona, just outside the town of Strawberry. The fast running springs are located deep within a canyon and surrounded by a lush riparian habitat. As we drove north in the early evening, ominous clouds gathered and sputtered rain. Looking back, I should have realized this was […]

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Cave of the Bells / Florida Canyon

March 21st, 2010 · 5 Comments

Wow! What a great adventure! We’ve just finished a four-day trip that took us 400’ underground in the Cave of the Bells and then 8000’ above sea level toward the summit of Mt. Wrightston in southern Arizona. The Cave of the Bells is a very cool, but dangerous underground wilderness, known for its unique and […]

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Baked Oven

February 19th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Last night the oven exploded with a dramatic show of sparks and crackles.

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Pizza Party!

February 14th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Tonight we had a little pizza party! I made the following pies: Motz, Pecorino, Parm and Gorgonzola with Pesto Sauce Italian sausage, sun dried tomatoes, kalamata olives, motz, parm pecorino and tomato sauce Potatoes, rosemary, kalamata olives, feta, motz, gorgonzola, parm, pecorino and olive oil Margherita pizza – fresh motz with pecorino, tomato, basil, sea […]

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Bacon Love

February 5th, 2009 · 1 Comment

For the Super Bowl party… jalapenos with cayenne cream cheese, stuffed with a Lil’ Smokie sausage and wrapped in thick bacon. I put them in the smoker with hickory chips for two hours and then finish them on the grill. (Forgot to shoot the after pics… but they were GOOOOOD!)

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Pasta Kevanara

January 18th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Testing some new recipes for backpacking. This is a pasta dish with olives, capers, proscuito, onions, garlic, mushrooms, pine nuts, sun dried tomatoes, balsamic vinegar and wine vinegar.  Serve with a good Merlot… fantastic!

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Prescott, Arizona

July 7th, 2008 · No Comments

Explored Granite Mountain on a stormy day.

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