Suicide Rock Hike
Hiking

Suicide Rock Hike

May 2016 Something is wrong with me. I really enjoy shows like “I Shouldn’t Be Alive,” which document real life stories of people getting into really bad situations and somehow making it out alive. I am not the only one who enjoys these types os shows, but I do think I’m the only one who … Continue reading

We Did Sara’s Crack
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We Did Sara’s Crack

Sara’s Crack Lake Havasu, AZ 2AI While visiting Lake Havasu with friends, we did Sara’s Crack. The Crack is a popular tourist hike in the SARA park in Lake Havasu City, and while it wasn’t going to be actual canyoneering, I’m still obsessed with canyons in general. And let’s face it, hiking doesn’t really interest me if it … Continue reading

Hieroglyphic Canyon
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Hieroglyphic Canyon

After a few months of inactivity (grad school applications, holidays, and a case of the winter blues), I wanted my re-entry into adventure to be slow and easy. Really easy. Hieroglyphic Canyon is nothing in comparison to the hiking I’d been doing a few months ago. Anyone can make the 2 mile round trip, and … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Wetlands

I set off in search of a mini-adventure on Friday afternoon, but with only 2 hours of daylight left (screw you, daylight savings) my options were limited. When Las Vegas Wash thwarted my progress northwards towards Rainbow Gardens, I just got out and walked along the wash. I was at the Southern edge of the … Continue reading

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Ash Canyon – Kraft Loop

Ash Canyon- Kraft Loop Distance: ~ 7 miles loop. Elevation gain: ~ 1300 ft. Difficulty: moderate – difficult Class: 1-3 Time: 2-4 hours I decided to go for a hike this Friday. Just a hike; a real, actual hike that does not involve a canyon or any near death experiences. Alright, well I compromised. Ash … Continue reading