Gordon K Williams by Ray Brooks

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Editor’s Note: see additional photos assembled by Jacques Bordeleau at the following link: Gordon K Williams Photos My friend, high school classmate, climbing, and adventure buddy, Gordon Williams aka Stein Sitzmark, and on occasion “Imstein,” passed away on Tuesday July 23rd at age 69 and 3/4. He leaves a lot of good friends and his loving family behind. Gordon was trained … Continue reading

Elephant’s Perch – Pacydermial Pleasantries 1977 by Ray Brooks

Ray Brooks Bio It was love at first sight with me and Idaho’s Sawtooth Range. Rotten rock, mosquito bogs, and the annual July plague of biting flies: all failed to dampen my ardor. In 1971, I discovered Elephant’s Perch. It is a massive dome of beautiful pink granite (Leucocratic quartz monzonite). Its’ very clean and solid 1,200 foot high west … Continue reading