Category Archives: 1971

New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter – Newspaper Articles etc., 1971-3

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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: And here is an article from Climbing Magazine, … Continue reading

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New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter, Box Canyon, 1971-73

The NMT Wilderness Program curriculum included rock climbing sessions at Box Canyon, which was conveniently located only a few minutes from Socorro. I equipped the standard routes with bolt anchors.

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New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter, Guadalupe Mountains, NP, Texas, 1971

From 1971 to 1973, I directed the Dep’t. of Physical Recreation and taught Anthropology at New Mexico Tech, in Socorro. I was hired to create an Outward Bound-style outdoor program. Myself and students did hiking, climbing, cross-country and downhill skiing … Continue reading

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Carlsbad Caverns, 1971

In March of this year I posted a few color photos of Carlsbad Caverns. Those of you who follow these posts have just seen two posts that are the result of my having old negatives scanned. These are 2 1/4 … Continue reading

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California Outward Bound School, Yosemite NP, 1971

I spent the summer of 1971 working as an instructor for the California Outward Bound School. We were headquartered at a moth-balled Marine base at Pickel Meadows, on the east side of the Sierras, where the West Walker River crosses … Continue reading

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Bodie, CA, 1971

My photography career began in the mid-60s, and, in the years following, I put a lot of 2 1/4 sq. film through my Rollie TLR and Hasselblad SLR cameras. I had been tutored by some master black and white photographers, … Continue reading

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