I have always been intrigued by mountains and enjoy hiking and seeing backcountry areas. In the past, I have
been opportunistic about climbing what I can, but would like to be more deliberate about climbing some of
the more interesting peaks around the United States and elsewhere. Join the Ken Heap climbing club and come
with me on one of my treks!
I climbed Long's Peak in the summer of 2006. Since the Keyhole Route is a heavily travelled route, I chose to climb
the Loft Route, which is not as well-marked, and more difficult, but there is much less traffic to
contend with. I have posted some links that together give plenty of information to successfully
navigate the Loft Route:
I enjoy hiking, but have recently focused my energies on mountain climbing. There aren't a lot of
hiking options around Dallas, but I am trying to do some short weekend trips. Hiking and camping is also a fun
way to spend some time with my son. Hopefully, he can join me in climbing mountains soon. Hiking and Camping Logs Hiking "To Do"