Joanna Davis checking out the view at Clara Lake
by Keri Davis
In the fall, I typically head for the high country to see the larches at peak color. There are few things better than the combi... Read More...
The Steeres skiing Mission Ridge
by Molly Steere
I'm THAT person. The one who always has the predictable "get more organized," and "lose weight" on her list of New Year's resolutions. I sho... Read More...
What makes time stand still for you? What is something that makes you feel in the present moment? For this Alaska grizzly guide, being in nature with grizzly bears is what makes him feel alive and very happy. I... Read More...
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Stuart Range Traverse (September 10-11, 2011)
by Mike Rolfs
On a warm weekend in early September, Aaron Simmons and I set out from Ingalls Lak... Read More...
Skiing Cannon Mountain and Mt. Cashmere - 4 Couloirs, 2 Days
By John Plotz
This ski touring season has been a struggle against inertia. Winter has been plagued with weather events that have rightly crea... Read More...
The Colors of Touring
by Andy Dappen
My daughter paints in oils. One of her paintings on the living room mantle of a goat’s face, looks realistic from a distance but is swatch book of color when examined cl... Read More...
Sarah setting up a route by lead climbing. Kate Bonnett belaying.
Climbing and Brownies
by Sarah Shaffer
It has been a solid year since I last went rock climbing. A part of me wonders, if I... Read More...
A Ski for All Snowshoers
by Andy Dappen
Sitzmark Ski Area, Washington. It was a world-record gathering of ‘Hoksters’ with over 75 people either bringing their own Hoks or wanting to test the ‘demo’ Hoks bro... Read More...
By Andy Dappen
"Smart" and "tubing" border on being mutually exclusive words— inner tubes were designed to inflate tires, not float rivers. If you want a smart craft, look to rafts, kayaks, canoes, maybe ev... Read More...
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