“Dude. What happened?” I remove myself from my shallow moving meditation, “What?” “Look at your leg!” And so I do: Starting from mid-thigh, it looks like I’ve managed to scrape a four inch wide section of my skin until the top of my ankle. Road rash par-excellence.

What else does a newly tuned up bike need, except a nice MUD BATH! In typical @longrangerjustin style, I literaly ran across town with all my bike gear in my @ultimatedirectionusa Fastpack 15 to catch a bus to Golden to pick up the Sherpa Bike aka Surly Ogre aka Adventure Buddy from @goldenbikeshop, and took Continue reading…

EXTREME top roping! #regram topping out Gambit with @physicsforclimbers the other day in #eldoradosprings. Today, Winter is back. 📷 @physicsforclimbers #climbing #moderateclassics #adventuretights #boulder Also spy that old school @ultimatedirectionusa Wink pack I’m rocking! A photo posted by The Long Ranger (@longrangerjustin) on Feb 2, 2017 at 9:53am PST

Looking a little grizzly while overlooking Bear Peak today. Conditions were a little windy, but not too bad out there! Trying my best to ramp up my weekly mileage, but bopping up and down mountains just isn’t the easiest way to do that. I cant help it, too much fun! …even though my quads protest. Continue reading…

No bike? No problem. Run to the gym, climb-climb-climb, run to the store, load up my @ultimatedirectionusa Fastpack 15 with goodies and comfort #food and do a quick #hypergravity run back home (and earn that ice cream!). No matter your situation: you can make it work, and you can fit it all in. Maybe I’ll Continue reading…

Mon Nov 23 2015 – Off Looks like Monday is becoming me default, “off” day – work just needs to get taken care of, which is fine. Tue Nov 24 2015 – Sunshine Canyon/Gold Hill up! Lefthand/Lee Hill down  (S) Another wonderful ride up Sunshine Canyon/Gold Hill. I could write an entire love letter to Continue reading…

Woo boy. The difficulties of writing the things you do down, in order to keep some sort of history of said things.   And for what end? I’d like to say it’s so that I can use it to look back, and track progress and all that. I do it – or want to do Continue reading…

Monday, Oct 26 2015 – Bouldering @ Movement Good boulder sess. today – very quick warmup of some V0’s and V1’s, which mutated into playing One Less Hold on some V1s until that got boring. Then I moved over to a V5 project I was working on a bit. Managed to send that problem. My Continue reading…

Thanks everyone who made the time to come over to Neptune Mountaineering and participate in my talk! I really appreciate everyone’s interest and support! Thank you Neptune Mountaineering for hosting the event! GPS tracks of the routes I presented are available on my Strava Routes page: Some of the routes/races I mentioned: