Adventure Résumé

This is a running list my adventures, past and present.

Items in bold are from my Bucket List.

  • 01/2017: Climbed up 8 waterfalls in Costa Rica
  • 10/2016: Hiked Angel’s Landing in Zion National Park (Utah, USA)
  • 10/2016: Road trip + camping + hiking through 6 National Parks across Colorado & Utah (including all 5 in Utah)
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (CO)
    • Zion (UT)
    • Bryce Canyon (UT)
    • Capitol Reef (UT)
    • Canyonlands (UT)
    • Arches (UT)
  • 10/2016: Hiked Mt. Elbert (elev. 14,439′) — 2nd 14er & 2nd highest summit in the lower 48 states
  • 03/2016: Road trip through the Highlands, Islay, and Speyside regions of Scotland – tasted 50 different expressions of scotch
    • Warehouse Demonstration at Lagavulin Distillery with Ian MacArthur
    • Water-to-Whisky Walk (including cutting peat) at Laphroaig Distillery
    • Tour at Ardbeg Distillery
    • Tastings at Cardhu & Glenfiddich distilleries
  • 02/2016: Toured Guinness Storehouse & Jameson Distillery in Dublin (Ireland)
  • 10/2016: Cage diving with Great White sharks near Gansbaai/Shark Alley (South Africa)
  • 10/2015: Cable car ride to the summit of Table Mountain in Cape Town (South Africa)
  • 10/2015: Tested the quality of South African health care via 13 stitches below my eyebrow (South Africa) courtesy of some stupidity and gravity
  • 10/2015: Sandboarding & quad-riding in the Namib Desert near Swakopmund (Namibia)
  • 09/2015: Bush camping, mokoro rides, bush walk, and swimming in the Okavango Delta (Botswana)
  • 09/2015: Swam in the Zambezi River & sat in the Devil’s Pool at Victoria Falls (Zambia)
  • 09-10/2015: First international trip – GAdventures tour: Dunes, Deltas, & Falls 3-weeks of camping through Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, & South Africa
  • 09/2015: Canoe camping at Algonquin Provincial Park (Ontario, Canada)
  • 08/2015: Hiked Stone Mountain (elev. 1,680′) (Georgia, USA)
  • 08/2015: Hiked part of the Deep Gap Trail bagging 4 peaks (North Carolina, USA)
    • Mt. Mitchell (elev. 6,684′) — highest summit East of the Mississippi River
    • Mt. Craig (elev. 6,647;)
    • Cattail Peak (elev. 6,600′)
    • Balsam Cone (6,600′)
  • 12/2014: Airboat Ride through the wetlands outside of New Orleans (Louisiana, USA)
  • 08/2014: Hiked Mount Whitney (elev. 14,505′) in Yosemite National Park (California, USA) — highest summit in the lower 48 states
  • 08/2014: Drive through Death Valley National Park (California, USA)
  • 02/2014: Toured Mammoth Cave National Park (Kentucky, USA)
  • 04/2012: Paddled the Colorado River and hiked through the Black Canyon (Arizona, USA)
  • 09/2011: Hiked Clouds Rest (elev. 9,931′) in Yosemite National Park (California, USA)