Chickaloon Ice

Jon Cobb, Jed Workman and I went ice climbing up the Chickaloon River. Driving the snowmachines up the river was pretty straight forward, but then while hiking up a side creek to some climbs, Jon fell about armpit deep in fast moving ice water. Unfor…

Welcome to AK!

Here’s me skiing along the ridge of Tincan. Kellie and I skied the line straight down from the highest summit visible…called Tincan Proper. An excellent 2400′ line covered in 80cm of 4% powder…kinda unusual for costal AK.

Alaska Climbing Guidebook

Alaska Climbing by Joseph Puryear All the hard work has finally paid off. Here it is – a select full-color guide to 30 of the best climbing routes in the Central Alaska Range. Tons of information, history, and beta on climbing…

Alaska Climbing Guidebook

Alaska Climbing by Joseph Puryear All the hard work has finally paid off. Here it is – a select full-color guide to 30 of the best climbing routes in the Central Alaska Range. Tons of information, history, and beta on climbing…