Expedition Denali

Expedition Denali will be the first team of African American climbers to ever attempt to summit the tallest peak in America. Does this matter? CONFESSION: when my friend James Edward Mills first wrote about “The Adventure Gap” between whites and African Americans a few months ago, I cringed a bit. A first glance, the article…

Adventure Journalism

One of my favorite sites for adventure journalism is James Mills’ “Joy Trip Project.” I met James last May, when he was covering Mountain Film in Telluride, and he’s a great guy.  Easy to talk to.  Yeah sure, there are lots of blogs out there, and they’ll tell you who’s doing what and why it’s…