All posts by Joe Grant

Joe Grant

frequently adventures in wild places, both close to home (a frequently changing location) and very far afield. He inspires others by sharing his words and images that beautifully capture the intersection of the wilds, movement, and the individual at Alpine Works.

On a Roll
On a Roll
on December 13, 2018
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Joe Grant compares film photography and running.


The Best Day of My Life
The Best Day of My Life
on November 8, 2018
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Joe Grant reminds us to look for beauty even amidst the madness of day-to-day life.


Birds, Cats, and Dogs
Birds, Cats, and Dogs
on October 23, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about how time in nature can restore his sense of equilibrium and calm.


Lessons from the Tor
Lessons from the Tor
on September 25, 2018
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Joe Grant reflects on dropping from the 2018 Tor des Géants due to illness.


Too Great for our Footsteps
Too Great for our Footsteps
on August 28, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about wolves as natural parts of many wild ecosystems and the feelings this engenders in humans.


The Final Descent
The Final Descent
on July 24, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about the physical and psychological aspects of the final peak in his Nolan’s 14 attempt.


For the Adventure
For the Adventure
on June 26, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about being ‘in it’ for the adventure.


The Alpaline
The Alpaline
on May 22, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about how mountain travel can fluidly combine multiple sports.


Breathe Easy
Breathe Easy
on April 24, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about the the Running Up For Air Utah and Colorado events.


Rima: Running As Prayer
Rima: Running As Prayer
on March 27, 2018
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Joe Grant writes about 70-year-old Rima Lurie’s perspective on a lifetime of running.