Category Archives: 1966

Reed Pinnacle – My Last Climb in Yosemite Valley, Spring, 1966

In the Spring of 1966, I was re-enrolled at UC-Berkeley, and went up to the Valley to get in some climbing. I joined up with Jim Bridwell and Kim Schmitz, to do the regular route on  Reed Pinnacle, a down valley climb … Continue reading

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We Have a Son! – Berkeley & COBS, 1967-1968

My wife, Karen Holdaway Miller, gave birth to our son, Ethan Isaac, on May 16, 1967, in Oakland, CA. Meanwhile, I was hard at work at UC-Berkeley. In the summer of 1967, Karen, Ethan and I relocated to the new Colorado … Continue reading

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NOLS & UC-Berkeley – Summer/Fall, 1966

On June 16, 1966, Karen and I got married a second time (having kept the first one a secret from her family), in the Mormon Church, at Jackson, Wyoming. Now I had to find work! A Jackson climber friend, Rick Horn, … Continue reading

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Married, and more – Spring, 1966

I had first enrolled at UC-Berkeley in the Fall of 1959, but left after a half-semester to accompany a friend to Winter Park, Colorado to become a ski bum. After a lot of intervening adventures, I re-enrolled at UC-Berkeley in 1966, … Continue reading

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