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Rattlesnake Tracking Project Intended To Help Hikers Be More Safe

By Jennifer Brice

GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) – If you hit the trails at North Table Mountain in Jefferson County, you may spot a few snake researchers roaming around with you. 223 more words


Serpents Who Slip Through Desert Sands

Yesterday I went with a friend to the Wildlife Center to attend a safe snake releasing presentation. In the southwest pit vipers/venomous snakes are routinely slaughtered whenever they are encountered. 717 more words




I’m drunk. It’s nighttime and I’m pacing around in the semi-moon darkness. Thinking about the AZT and the Hayduke. I’m lying atop the warm slickrock, in my thin short shorts, sockless. 184 more words


Rattlesnakes Are Scary but Fair

A soft-spoken older guy stopped me in the store and I thought asked me if we had potty. I figured he had been watching his grandkids a lot lately. 297 more words


Trip Report: Little Kern Lake

Tony, a fan of the GTW facebook page, traveled with is son to Little Kern Lake. They spent 8 days in the wilderness together. Here is what Tony has to report: 349 more words

Jerkey Meadow Trailhead

So Much Sun & The Grocery Store


I’ve been car camping for over a month without any resupply. Now subsisting off the final remaining fumes of dried goods and emergency pasta. 644 more words


Snake Fight at the Temple of the Dog

I have a new short story up at Arcturus today (Arcturus is the literary supplement to the Chicago Review of Books.) It’s called “Temple of the Dog” and you can read it  83 more words