Rich’s Adventure Blog

Grab your gear and a rope and follow along.

If you are an active adventurer yourself, I have instructional posts, technical tips and tricks, case studies and gear reviews to share with you.

If life has you dreaming of traveling and exploring, follow along with my stories of adventure around the globe.

Forever Loyal

Forever Loyal

For several years back in the 90s I taught a wide range of outdoor courses for an Arizona-based retail chain called Popular Outdoor Outfitters. When they decided to add climbing gear they asked me to make a trip to the Outdoor Retailer Show, which was held in Reno...

Training in Portland

Training in Portland

Sitting in the Alaska Airlines Lounge in Portland waiting for my flight back to Salt Lake City. Posting to share a quote from Lisa Hewitt, a student in two of the three one-day workshops I taught here. Reminding myself what a blessed life I lead and the joy that comes...