My name is Alex Derr.
I started this blog to help people stay safe in the mountains while advocating and educating to preserve the peaks for the future. Explore my route guides, read a blog, or download a free resource for your next mountain adventure.
I want to help other explore the mountains safely & responsibly.
When I started hiking and climbing the mountains of Colorado, I noticed how many people were completely unprepared for the peaks. I started my blog to provide resources and information for those new to the mountains. If you have an idea or request for a new resource or article, or if you’d like to collaborate, get in touch with the link to the right. I look forward to connecting!
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As a Coloradan, I spend a lot of time exploring the Rocky Mountains in my state. With eight major sub-ranges to choose from, I could spend a lifetime here backpacking and climbing them. However, there