Author Archives: Vincent Chan-Ying

Almost getting killed by a tree and too much pow

Sunday November 19th, 2017 A group of 15 of us parked at the chain up area where a friendly ranger setup a blockade to ensure that vehicles with chains put them on before continuing to the trailhead. As none of … Continue reading

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Captain Morgan’s Pose with Captain Morgan at Cypress Peak

Trip participants: Josh, Bobby, Nikhil, and Vincent —————— “You sure you want to be wearing those hardshell pants?” I asked Nikhil as he stepped into my car. “Nah man, I think I’ll be fine,” he replied as I started driving. … Continue reading

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Hot Whiskey at Elfin Lakes & Opal Cone

And dang it was good. But I’m getting ahead of myself here. I’d like to blame the malodorous midterms and asinine assignments for the delay in writing this trip report. As always, I enjoy the scenic drive along the Sea … Continue reading

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