Posts by: Chris Cloyd

Warren Lake Loop Trail Report

Warren Lake Loop...the one run that perfectly balances breathtaking beauty and a little “what was I thinking?”

Paying Homage to a Sierra Classic, the Thunderbolt to Sill Traverse

The Thunderbolt to Sill traverse is one of the most amazing and awe-inspiring adventures for any mountaineer headed to the High Sierra....

Traversing the Range of Light

Read all about how TMS team members Chris, Steven and Adam run across the Sierra Nevada on the High Sierra Trail in under 48 hours

It was a ridiculous bivvy – private lake view!

Check out TMS Ambassador, Chris Cloyd's latest adventure finding the summit of Mount Adams in the Northern Sierra...

Party Wave at Tioga Pass

Each season, all of California's ski mountaineering community comes together in a gathering only equaled by Islam's annual pilgrimage to...

Peak Baggin’ the Eastern Sierra Nevada

ADVENTURE OF THE WEEK: TMS Ambassador Chris Cloyd trail runs from the Rush Creek trailhead (37.78227°N, 119.09786°W) off the June Lake...

Tahoe Trail Running at Castle Peak

TMS Ambassador - Chris Cloyd Tackles Another Peak and Makes Moves with Suunto and GoPro!

A First Attempt on Shasta, via Casaval Ridge

#TMS Ambassador Chris Cloyd recounts a great day of mountaineering and snowboarding on Mount Shasta. Get inspired and get out there!

Redemption Song: Old Man, Take Two

TMS Ambassador Chris Cloyd and friend Steven Benesi set out to redeem themselves on a summit attempt on Old Man Mountain. What ensued on...

Getting Put in Your Place by Old Man Mountain

"Smarts” (as far as this writer is concerned) can be learned in a classroom or a library, and are observed fairly easily. Wisdom, in my...