Legendary Climbing Guide Jim Goodwin Dies at 101

Top photograph: A 9-year-old Jim Goodwin on top of his first summit, Hopkins Mountain. Adriondacks climbing pioneer and guide Jim Goodwin passed away on April 7 at the age of 101. Goodwin was 11 when he began guiding hikers up…

Record-Setting Track Star Wes Santee Dies at 78

Wes Santee, a record-setting track star who never ran the sub-four-minute mile expected of him and whose running career was ended by a suspension for accepting too much expense money, died Sunday at his home in Eureka, Kan. He was…

Are We Having Fun Yet?

“You love The Whites? I’m going to die up here! I’m going to die up here and it’s all your fault.”  That’s my teammate Alex’s take on The White Mountains, thus far. I really can’t blame her after the hike…