A distiller and bar owner who splits his time between Albuquerque, NM and Brooklyn, NY. Running, hiking, climbing and camping to balance out the whiskey and the beer.
Hike to Nambé Lake
New Mexico / Ski Santa Fe
Starting at the ski basin above Santa Fe, where parking is ample and the drive to reach it is staggeringly beautiful, you head north from the bottom of the parking lot from a well marked trailhead.
Hike the Piedra Lisa Trail
New Mexico / Piedra Lisa South Trailhead
Up near the iconic La Luz Trailhead is a smaller and somewhat hidden trail a little farther up the road, Piedra Lisa Trail.
Hike La Luz Trail
New Mexico / La Luz Trailhead
Leaving from the foothills above Albuquerque this trail leads you from the desert up to the peaks of the Sandia Mountains.
Climb Las Conchas
New Mexico / Las Conchas Trailhead
75 minutes north of Albuquerque, Las Conchas is a trailhead that sits right off the highway with two accessible, although small, parking lots.