Garhwal Expedition 2016

Brooks-Range ambassador Alison Criscitiello and her expedition partner Anna Smith will set out on September 20th to attempt the West Ridge of Brahmasar II,¬†an unclimbed route in the Garhwal region of the Indian Himalaya. With a solid list of secondary objectives, check back often to see updates from Alison as the two attempt to send […]

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Adventures to the Edge of the Earth

Words and photos courtesy of Alison¬†Criscitiello 2016 has been an icy whirlwind thus far, and my favorite kind ‚Äď ping ponging between polar ice core projects and oxygen-depleted climbing objectives. In the spring, I headed alone to the northernmost reaches of Ellesmere Island, where the Agassiz Ice Cap spills into Baffin Bay. I am leading […]

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