How a solo traversal of two mountains in the North Cascades helped connect me with the land where I live.

The author wading across a more tame section of the North Fork of the Nooksack River near its headwaters at Icy Peak (L) and Mt Shuksan (R) - Photo: iPhone 11 Pro camera triggered remotely by an Apple Watch

All humans evolved within complex land based cultures over deep time to develop a brain with a capacity for over 100 trillion neural connections of which we now only use…

Ryan Rickerts

climbing my way to higher states of consciousness. https://ryanrickerts.dev

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