16, Issue 4
#1 sets out up the trail from Red Rock Summit (highest point on Rocky
#1 (11 of us) poses at the trailhead. Group #2 (seven others led by Harlan)
drove up to North Peak Wash and hiked up to the ridge from there.
says "Where is the route?"
S. and Bridge Mountain
and Debbie and others head down the sandstone.
and his "harem"
#1 and #2 rejoin as we head up the crack
giving some words of encouragement
posing on top of the arch
tries to stay out of the wind at the summit.
just north of the summit. Where's the diving board?
lunch at the summit.
down we go.
down the sandstone
MONTHLY BIO FEATURE
Where were you born?
A small city in Iran
How long have you lived in Las Vegas?
What is your occupation?
How long have you been an LVMC member?
What is you favorite hike/climb?
Hard to choose. I have many favorites.... In
Southern Nevada Mummy Mtn, Bridge Mtn, Juniper Peak, and Griffith
Peak. Outside the country... Simatai (Great Wall of China) and Dolomites
What is the most challenging hike/climb you have done?
How did you get into hiking/climbing?
I started hiking in college with friends and
fell in love with it.
What are your hobbies other than hiking/climbing?
Traveling, and Oil Painting
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