Committed: Adventure Climbing up Hallett Peak


Adventure Climbing up Hallett Peak from Mark Smiley on Vimeo.

Current Situational Equation: Janelle hates to epic + Mark hates bailing = Mark turns into a spoiled second grader and puts on his grumpy pants and makes Janelle feel like a failure. I really wanted to get the route done that day. “Summit or plummet, baby!” Bailing turned out to be a good call because only an hour after we bailed, the thunderstorm unleashed a cold, blowing rain. It would have really sucked to be on the face at that time. Read the entire trip report at