MicroSpikes-Studded Tires for Feet

by Andy Dappen It’s a transitional time of year. There’s not the usual snow pack for Nordic skiing, backcountry skiing, or snowshoeing, but enough ice on trails to make the slip-factor ripe for body slams. Kid... Read More...

Gearing Up for Snowshoeing

Gearing Up for Snowshoeing : Hardware and Accessoriesby Andy Dappen Defining snowshoeing for you Snowshoeing above Clara Lake near Mission Peak. There’s a continuum in how snowshoes may be used from wal... Read More...

Rediscovering Skiing

Rediscovering Skiing By Brian Holt This story was originally published on 1/30/15. In September I moved to Wenatchee from the Southeast. Growing up in South Carolina, there was little opportunity to go skiin... Read More...

Thankful Time-Thankful Heart

by Sarah Shaffer A note from the author: Although "thankfuls" is not a word, it is a term used by my child at the dinner table and I find it to be fitting. Therefore, it is used often in this article. Please k... Read More...

Satellitic Salvation

Satellitic Salvation by Andy Dappen We’ve all been there… behind schedule on a trip and feeling the anxiety of missing a date, party, or dinner where we ‘re expected. When running late we’ve all worried about... Read More...

Keystone Point

Roger Gervin is quite the explorer and has authorized us to use his outing information on our website. Attached is a link to a trip Roger recently did to Keystone Point. This could be done as a hike, trail run ... Read More...

Subaru Love!

by Sarah Shaffer I am driving my second Subaru now. My first was an Outback and now I own a Forester. We all have our reasons we enjoy our vehicles, or reasons we don't enjoy them but below are the top reasons... Read More...

Cannon Mountain-Hel Basin

Climbing an avalanche path above the ice bulge yielding springtime access to Hel Basin. by Andy Dappen A week ago, with the vernal equinox bearing down upon us, Tom Janisch and I searched for an appropriate ... Read More...