Otina's Adventures

Otina's Adventures

Trip reports and photos from hiking, climbing, skiing
and mountaineering adventures in Colorado, Alaska, NY and beyond.

Adirondack Mountains



1995 Trip
- Lake Arnold
- Avalanche Pass

1997 Trip
- Algonquin Peak

1998 Trip
Day 1. Pack into base camp (Indian Falls)
Day 2. Mount Colden (#11)
Day 3. Mount Marcy (#1), Mount Sklylight (#4)
Day 4. Mount Haystack (#3)
Day 5. Mount Phelps (#32), Wright Peak (#16)
Day 6. Pack Out!

2006 Trip
Big Moose Lake - September 20, 2006
Moss Lake - September 19, 2006
Rocky Mountain - September 19, 2006
Sagamore - September 19, 2006
Beaver Lake - Canoe - September 18, 2006
Blue Mountain - September 17, 2006
Billy's Bald Spot, Billy's Squash - September 16, 2006
Big Moose Lake - Canoe - September 16, 2006
Big Moose Lake, Gull Lake, Russian Lake - September 15, 2006
Cascade Lake - September 14, 2006
ADK Mountain Club
ADK 46 Map

1995 Trip

(Hurricane along coast made for very wet travel!)
Fredonia Geology Club Trip during October Break

Lindsay, Nate and I packing into Avalanche Pass base camp

Marcy Dam!

Nifty little waterfall along path to Lake Arnold

1997 Trip

Fredonia Geology Club Trip during October Break [Lindsay, Heather, Jen, Otina]

Our Lean-to! Plus Canuck friends Mike and Eric

Linz trecking up path to Algonquin Peak, with Mt. Colden in Background

We made it to the top! Mt. Colden and Mt. Marcy in background

1998 Trip

Late August trip with my friend, Rick

Our base camp at Indian Falls, overlooking Algonquin Peak at sunset

Me on top of Mt. Colden, with Algonquin Peak in the clouds

Sign along path up Mount Marcy as we entered the clouds

Mount Haystack

Mt. Skylight to Mt. Marcy from Mt. Haystack (view west)

View south, of Mt. Colden (left), Algonquin Peak (center) and Wright Peak (just right of center, by Algonquin) from Phelps Mountain

View east from Wright Peak, showing Phelps Mt (far left), Mt. Marcy (far center) and Mt. Colden (right)

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