Thoughts

The Rundown on Swimming and Altitude // Explore Mammoth

Ever since the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City (7,382 feet), altitude training has become essential to an elite endurance athlete’s exercise program. It was the first time the Olympics were hosted by…

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Making Mom Proud: I’m an Award Winner!

Woweee, I didn’t expect to win so many amazing awards, but am stoked to be a recipient! The Outdoor Writers Association of California honored me with 7 awards in the 2012 Excellence in…

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Fishin’ with Grandpa

To celebrate Grandpa Carlton’s 94th birthday, the Carlton family took him to Mammoth and Jon gave him a fly fishing lesson.  We enjoyed two wonderful days on the water – the Upper Owens…

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A really cool girl named Bloo

No one could ever accuse Bloo of being unoriginal. She was the most unique individual any of us may ever know. Born Lisa Longo but eventually named for her blue dreadlock, Bloo loved…

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