Adventure

Ride up Mt. Coot-Tha

Ride up Mt. Coot-Tha

Last weekend was my first weekend in Brisbane since I first arrived. I biked up Mt. Coot-tha, the highest point in Brisbane. I have spent most my time in the three locations noted above. I research at the University of…

Climbing at the Blackall Mountains

Climbing at the Blackall Mountains

James, Hoa, Amin, and I spent the weekend sport climbing in the¬†Blackall Mountains.¬†Finding the crag can be tricky, so James provided me with a handy map. The first climb I did was a lead up Minotaur, an overhang beginning in…

Trip Report: Ascent of Mt. Tibrogargan

Trip Report: Ascent of Mt. Tibrogargan

My climbing partner and I did a seven pitch, 200m climb today up Mt. Tibrogargan, a trachyte crag in the Glass House Mountains.     The route we took was called “Blabbermouth.” It goes up the right side of the…