July 7, 2013

Honey Without the Moon

Majka approaching Pillaren, Lofoten Islands Norway
It’s 45-degrees. The wind is at 42 mph– a certifiable gale force. The rain is going up as much as dow […]

May 14, 2013

Cheering Like You Mean It

Gebre Gebremariam, mid-way through the course
This year I partnered with the Himalayan Cataract Project and imagine1day and produced Ethiopia’s first ever […]

August 16, 2012

Drafting Dad

Dad, aka Kris Burhardt, out in front
One day, I will beat my dad at something. I’m 35. He is 70. It hasn’t happened yet. I thought I had his number when I h […]

June 28, 2012

8 Lessons Learned During the Non-Climbing Days on a Climbing Trip in Europe

Photo by Peter Doucette
When you’ve waited 35 years to go to Italy, the wine, pasta, meat and cheese will be just as good as you imagined.
When you’ve waite […]

May 3, 2012

Alaskan Lessons of Honest Skiing

Peter Doucette heads up to get a down. Photo by Majka Burhardt
Fourteen years is thirteen too many to go between visits to Alaska. I sensed that every year that […]

February 21, 2012

West to East

The View of Mt. Washington 87 steps from my front door
I’m practicing owning up to my origins. Colorado used to just roll off my tongue. New Hampshire? It’s […]

June 8, 2011

Rolling With The Cool Kids

The new blades
An Additive Adventure Entry In Conjunction WithOutsideTV.com and Osprey Packs
It’s taken three months, but it’s happened. I was spotted.  […]

November 5, 2010

Robbery Friendships, An Additive Adventure Entry

Haile, Photo By Peter Doucette
In Conjunction With OutsideTV.com and Osprey Packs
This is Haile. In 2006, I put Haile, and thirteen of his closest friends, i […]

May 18, 2010

Mountainfilm and Get in Shape Girl: Rehab in Pink

In my mind, it was in the middle of the Miss USA pageant when I first saw the ad. A cadre of young girls in leotards burst through a door and waved ribbons and […]

June 9, 2009

Waypoint Namibia: Big Walls, Desert Mirages, and Perseverance in the Darmaland and Beyond. *

Majka Burhardt on Southern Crossing, 5.11+, V. Photo by Peter Doucette.
On June 1st, Peter Doucette, Kate Rutherford and I completed Southern Crossing: a 1300-f […]