Friday, August 19, 2022

McMahon Blogs for National Geographic Adventure: Everest News – Escape from Lukla! Thousands of...

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Rumor on the trail that the Lukla airport had shut down started a week ago. We were still making our push to Everest Base Camp (17,701 feet) and Kala Patthar (18,315 feet). The weather...

Summiting Mt. Mitchell (6,684 ft.) – Highest Mountain East of the Mississippi

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Mt. Mitchell (6,684 ft./ 2,037m) is the tallest mountain, east of the Mississippi, and the perfect peak to hike for virgin baggers. It is in  Pisgah National Forest, near Burnsville, NC, and part of...

Interview with Jim Davidson, co-author of the gripping book ‘The Ledge – An Adventure...

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Author, motivational speaker and mountaineer, Jim Davidson and I recently sat down to discuss his new book, The Ledge-An Adventure Story of Friendship and Survival on Mt. Rainier. It is a gripping real life account...

Climbing Kilimanjaro: Former Tennessee Titans Head Coach Jeff Fisher

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Former Tennessee Titans Head Coach Jeff Fisher and I have a few things in common.  We both look GREAT in blue, are fans of Team Strategies’ events and have both climbed 19,340 foot Mt. Kilimanjaro. ...

The Maroon Bells Traverse – Summit Report

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"Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain." ~ Jack Kerouac On Thursday, July 16, 2015, my buddy, Dr. Jon Kedrowski and...
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