Today’s episode is a story about adventure. It’s a story about getting scared. It’s a story of friendship and love. It’s a story about self-discovery and learning from your mistakes. But the learning in this story doesn’t take place in a formal classroom, or an online forum. Rather, It takes place in the mountains – in a small sub-range of striking peaks and glaciers, just outside of Anchorage, Alaska.
It was in these peaks, known as the Western Chugach, where Brendon Lee’s life changed – in more ways than one. And like a lot of folks who end up in the north, Brendan’s journey to Alaska started very far away – on an Air Force base, in Texas…
East Twin The “Death Gully” on Benevolent Peak Nathan, Dan & Brendan The stunning Pichler’s Perch above the Eklutna Glacier Brendan up high on Beelzebub Brendan & Lena on Whiteout Peak Bushwhacking up Hunter Creek Mount Palmer