I’M QUINCY KOETZ

An outdoorsman and Nurse Practitioner living in Chicago. When I first started this blog, I was an EMT living in Southern California and this blog has followed...

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 By Quincy Koetz
Mt Charleston Wilderness Winter

Winter Climbing at Mt Charleston and Lee Peak, Nevada

I’m on another great road trip of the American Southwest! This is perhaps my 6th or 7th 1000+ mile road trip into a region that continuously inspires me. My first stop on this trip was the Spring Mountains which abut Las Vegas but are a world away. I attempted to climb Mt Charleston, the nearly...

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Liberty Lake Ruby Mountains Nevada

Lamoille Canyon Hike, Nevada

My final adventure of my 17 day road trip through the Northwest was hiking Lamoille Canyon in the Ruby Mountains of Nevada. Though extremely picturesque, the canyon remains unspoiled due to its remoteness. After climbing Utah’s State highpoint, I officially turned my sights towards home. Its a long drive from Salt Lake City to San...

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North Schell Peak, Nevada

Hiking North Schell Peak, Nevada

On my second day of this gigantic road trip, I continued east on the Loneliest Road in America. After arriving at Ely, Nevada, I turned might sights towards North Schell Peak, a massive summit in eastern Nevada.  North Schell Peak Overview Arc Dome was a challenging but excellent start to this 17 day road trip....

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