Tag Archives: Alaska climbing

Episode 97: Jay Smith – A Climber for All Seasons.

On Episode 97 of the Enormocast, I sit down in a limping Mobile Studio with alpinist, and all-around climber,¬†Jay Smith. Jay and I get through his discomfort to talk about his early climbing, his vast motivation for first ascents, rigging, … Continue reading

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Episode 90: Peter Metcalf- Big Peaks and High Stakes.

On Episode 90 of the Enormocast, I sit down across the table from Peter Metcalf, CEO and founder of Black Diamond. Peter discovered¬†his love of the mountains on the East Coast but quickly found himself in the Alaska range testing … Continue reading

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Episode 82: Jack Tackle – True Grit.

On Episode 82 of the Enormocast, I sit down in a magical place with mountaineering legend and Bozeman native, Jack Tackle. From the Montana to the Himalaya to Patagonia, and most importantly, to Alaska, Jack Tackle has set light and … Continue reading

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Episode 40: Doug Shepherd- Too smart to be stupid.

On Episode 40 of the Enormocast, I sit Doug Shepherd down in my comfortably air conditioned hotel room on a sweltering SLC day to discuss alpine climbing. A relative unknown, Doug has climbed in the greater ranges of North and … Continue reading

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