Superstition Mountain Hike – Coffee Flat to Red Tanks Canyon

I can’t believe it’s already mid-February and the New Year is fast underway! Since I didn’t do anything to celebrate my birthday a month ago, I decided to take a solo hike out in the Superstition Mountains on the last day of January. That morning, I ate a few hardboiled eggs, packed two liters of […]

2015 Memorial Hike – Superstition Mountain’s Peralta Trail

It was a heartbreaking day when we heard that our friend, Jeff Riley, took his own life. He was a happy-go-lucky kind of guy and we never expected he’d take such drastic measures. He loved the Superstition Mountains, and so every year on December 9th some friends and I go hiking as a memorial and tribute […]

Sleeping in a Cave Behind a Waterfall in Costa Rica

After graduation, I worked for a year and saved all my money to travel with 3 of my friends to Central America. Talking about our plans while visiting Colorado, someone overheard our conversation and told us to visit the “Tree of Life” when we were to go to Costa Rica. And boy am I glad […]