June 11, 2009

Namibia Video 2: Southern Crossing in Action

A video short from Chris Alstin at www.alstrinfilms.com

Namibia Video 2: Southern Crossing from Majka Burhardt on Vimeo.

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 […]

June 9, 2009

Namibia Video 1

What it Takes to Want a First Ascent
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Namibia Movie 1 from Majka Burhardt on Vimeo.

June 5, 2009

First Ascents, Returns, and Expectations. Namibia 7

Southern Crossing, 5.11+, V, Brandberg, Namibia. Photo by Peter Doucette.
“Was Namibia everything you expected it to be?” my friend Kyle asked me this morni […]

May 5, 2009

Rick Dees’ Top 40, All The Way To The Granite. Namibia 4.

Antananarivo, Noola, Luanda…or Windhoek?
I’ve been in Windhoek, Namibia’s capital, for 48 hours—just now longer than it took to get here.  […]