Hi, my name is Carmen Longo. This blog is about my experience getting out and exploring the backcountry of the Peruvian Andes and learning little tricks for high altitude living.
GEAR:30 Creative Bryden Bowley along with shop employee Karsten Anderson journeyed to the Sawtooth Mountains for an 18 mile backpacking loop.
When swamp coolers can't keep up, and the local watering hole is busier than Costco on a Saturday, head for the hills!
When I was 16 years old I worked at a Boy Scout camp in Targhee National Forest. Camp Loll was a majestic place that nurtured my wanderlust and engrained in me a need to be in the woods and enjoy earths wild places.
Every Spring for the last 10 years, Ogden throws down for one heck of a celebration around rock climbing, stewardship, and education. This year's 11th Annual Petzl Ogden Climbing Festival raised the bar once again and we couldn't be happier.