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About momoney

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  • Birthday 11/30/1999

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  1. Four year old pair of Black Diamond Method AT boots for sale. Size 27.5. Used, but still in great working condition. Available to pick up in North Portland. email me at mokeefemomoney@gmail.com
  2. Last year's Patagonia Snowshot jacket. Worn in the resort about 15 days last season. Very clean and still waterproof. PM me if you're interested.
  3. I'm selling my Patagonia Snowshot jacket from last year. For $100. It was used about 15 days at the resort and is super clean and still waterproof. It is a size small and fits me really well (5'11 150 LBs). PM me, email me at mokeefe@savagetaste.com, or call/text 540-841-1777.
  4. Trip: Mt. Logan, SEWS - Fremont Glacier, South Arete Date: 7/30/2011 Trip Report: Earlier this month we climbed Mt. Logan and South Early Winters Spire in NCNP. Enjoy the entire week condensed into under three minutes. TSAS on Vimeo "Thousands" Gear Notes: Standard Approach Notes: Cake
  5. Skiing Spickard

    Oh it's gonna be an interesting TR, trust me. With the amount of snow still hanging out up there we're hoping most of the misery is buried.
  6. Skiing Spickard

    Has anyone heard of anyone skiing the south slope of Spickard or have any information about the Perry Creek approach? Any info would be great. Thanks
  7. Hey remember that time when those skiers bombed Inspiration? Awesome pictures man keep it up!
  8. Trip: Mt Hood - Leuthold's Couloir Date: 5/4/2011 Trip Report: Todd arrived just as I finished ziplocking my cream cheese and peanut butter burrito. I shoved the bag in my pack and rushed out the door to flag him down. It was 1:30 in the morning. I threw my gear in the trunk and hopped in his car. “You get any sleep?” Todd asked as he poured a cup of coffee. “Didn’t even try. I literally just got back from the bar.” Cats were out and busy when we started skinning away from Timberline. Ahead of us in what looked like the sky was the parade of headlamps from the midnight trekkers ascending the south route. We had just reached Illumination Saddle as the south slopes became fully visible. I was slightly ahead of Todd during the traverse and hadn’t noticed that there was someone with him. His name was Paul. He offered us tea and whiskey. I took a swig from his flask and chased it with gummy bears. Paul’s partner had bailed during the skin up the Palmer lift and had to turn around. After sharing drinks we decided to team up. Neither Todd or I had done this route so we were happy to have another mind with us. We ditched our skis on the open slope of the saddle as a last sign to the world before dropping down to the west face. Todd took the first lead as we descended to the Reid glacier. Untouched by winds and direct sunlight, the sheltered west face preserved much of the late April snowfalls. We swapped leads often to take turns breaking trail through the deep snow. Without our skis we moved slowly across the glacier and allowed the sun to warm the upper slopes of Leuthold’s. As we ascended towards the Hourglass, golf ball sized chunks of ice were already trickling down the mountain. It was mutually understood without words that getting through the Hourglass as quickly as possible was crucial. Foregoing anchors and ropes to save time we entered the narrow ice shoot that formed the waist of Hourglass. Within a couple feet of entering the shoot we went from post-holing to throwing daggers and balancing on front points. Sharp pings from falling ice pellets acted as reminders to hurry up every time we stopped to catch our breaths. The upper slope of Leuthold’s was blanketed in direct sunlight as we climbed out of the Hourglass. We took a break in the safety of the upper slope of Leuthold’s to shed layers and eat a little before climbing out of the couloir. We gained the northwest ridge around 11:00 am. With the most difficult climbing far behind us, it was now just a scalding confrontation with time. The altitude and relentless sun only made it worse. After a while the repetition kicked in and the view separated my mind from the climbing. I became so detached that the summit took me by surprise. Disbelief soon subsided and I ditched my pack and took a heavy seat on the summit ridge. Paul’s flask came out and made its way around. We only sat there long enough to eat whatever food we had left, take a couple pictures, and pour one out for Paul’s late aunt before dropping down the Old Shoots and making our way back to our skis. TSAS 2012
  9. We at TSAS have come a long way, and still have a very long journey ahead of us. While cascadeclimbers.com has been an incredible host, we have grown up and are moving on. To everyone who has supported us with praise, we thank you forever. To all the haters, we also thank you forever. We will continue to grow, and we invite you to follow us. TSAS on Twitter TSAS on Facebook If there is anything you would like to see on the site let us know. News, personal projects, anything! Thank you, Team Stars And Stripes
  10. Team Stars And Stripes

    TSAS throwback! Check out a glimpse of the very beginnings of TSAS. Unfortunately due to lack of resources at the time, we were unable to include footage of the Oregon Trail Museum. http://tsas.us/action.html Got a story? Let us know! We're always open. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Team-Stars-and-Stripes/108209975891885
  11. Team Stars And Stripes

    We're now ad free! In unrelated news, ad space for sale! www.tsas.us
  12. Team Stars And Stripes

    New Stuff. Check it out!
  13. Team Stars And Stripes

    New videos, reviews, and CNN discovers skiing in NEWS.
  14. Team Stars And Stripes

    The TSAS website has been rebuilt. From now on we will be updating it every day. So naturally, this means check it all day every day. Your boss will think it's cool. Also congratulations to Bronco for winning one of the highly coveted TSAS bumper stickers. -Patriot
  15. Team Stars And Stripes

    Thanks guys! Here' the deal: First two to leave an address here (or send it to me in a message) wins a TSAS a bumper sticker. Easiest contest ever. Patriot
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