New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter, San Juan Mtns., Colorado, 1971-73


In the early summer, I led NMT students on Outward Bound- style expeditions in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado, where I had previously led Outward Bound courses. Here is my Flickr collection:

Snowfield

And here is an article from Climbing Magazine, Sept.-Oct. 1982, in which I defend Outward Bound and similar types of outings.

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Climbing Magazine, Sept.-Oct., 1982

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Climbing Magazine. Vestal Peak (photo Steve Miller)

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“Two Sides to Selling the Sport” (photo Steve Miller)

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Approach to Vestal Peak (photo Steve Miller)

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“Two Sides to Selling the Sport”(photo Steve Miller)

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Climbing to the W. Trinity Pk – Vestal col (photo Steve Miller)

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Descending from the Windom – Sunlight col, to Upper Sunlight Lake (photo Steve Miller)

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Descending from the Windom-Sunlight col, to Upper Sunlight Lake (photo Steve Miller)

About Evensteven

I am a photographer and author, and live in Embudo, New Mexico, alongside the Rio Grande. I have published a book of photography and accompanying text on running the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. The first (print) edition is out of print, but a second edition is available as an iBook (eBook) through the iTunes bookstore. All Grand Canyon, river and nature lovers will enjoy my book: The Grand: https://books.apple.com/us/book/the-grand/id672492447 I have also published six additional iBooks: 1. The Salt River: https://books.apple.com/us/book/the-salt-river/id12449222822. 2. Coyote Buttes: https://books.apple.com/us/book/coyote-buttes/id1271773201 3. Four Cornered, the Land: https://books.apple.com/us/book/four-cornered/id1384038899 4. Four Cornered, The Rivers: https://books.apple.com/us/book/four-cornered-book-two-the-rivers/id1402287568 5. Rio Marañon: https://books.apple.com/us/book/four-cornered-book-two-the-rivers/id1402287568 6. Rio Grande: https://books.apple.com/us/book/rio-grande-new-mexico/id1469126321
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