About Me...

I grew up in a suburb just outside of Dayton, OH, where I suffered through the winters to get to baseball season and lived for the freedom of the outdoors during the summer. Weather permitting, I was always outdoors - and a lot of times when it wasn't. My bike and my feet took me on my first outdoor adventures, and I learned the joys of campfires and sleeping under the stars by going on camping trips with my friends.

As soon as I could drive, I spent much of my free time hiking and backpacking through John Bryan, Hocking Hills, and Red River Gorge. Out of those experiences grew a curiosity and desire to explore places far beyond my corner of the world. The first time I saw photos of Yosemite, the Grand Canyon, and the Rockies I knew I would eventually leave Ohio.  The Midwest had some nice playgrounds, but nothing on the scale of the mountains and deserts out west.  And west I went...

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