Pine Hollow Peak

I returned to Pine Hollow Peak in October,  2018. It's always a thoroughly enjoyable hike and one of my favorites for Fall and Spring. This hike starts on Pine Hollow Trail, continues on Ridge Trail 157, then follows the Mud Springs trail before branching off to Pine Hollow Peak. Conditions were pretty muddy due to … Continue reading Pine Hollow Peak

Mill B North Fork hike September 30, 2018

A great day hike if you're looking for a bit of a challenge and a bit less company. The trail connects to a few others at the top of the ridge with options that lead to the Mill A Basin, Porter Fork, Gobblers Knob, Mt Raymond, Desolation Trail, and others.  Starting at the Mill B … Continue reading Mill B North Fork hike September 30, 2018

High Uintas trail report

For those who might be interested, the high Uintas trails are becoming hikeable. Dzevad and I did a quick out-and-back to Clyde Lake this weekend. At 10,500 feet it's a good indicator of the trail conditions at higher elevations. It was legitimately HOT when we started up, unexpectedly so. Consequently I expect that these conditions … Continue reading High Uintas trail report

Late-season hike to Timpanogos Basin

November 25th, 2017 Track details Photos Trail Info I’ve been meaning to get back up on Timpanogos all year. Between work demands and trepidation of the painful recoveries that my forays up this mountain required last year I never could quite get to it until after Thanksgiving. With a few weeks … Continue reading Late-season hike to Timpanogos Basin

Scouting Uinta Lakes

November 14th, 2016 Trip details at With the nice weather holding this late in the year in the Uintas you practically have to go hiking. These lakes were mostly new to me and I wanted to scout them out for fly fishing trips. It was trivial to plan a route with minimal bushwhacking that … Continue reading Scouting Uinta Lakes