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Alex Honnold Ties the Knot! Free Solo Climber Marries Sanni McCandless in Ceremony Officiated by Tommy Caldwell
Alex Honnold Ties the Knot! Free Solo Climber Marries Sanni McCandless in Ceremony Officiated by Tommy Caldwell

The happy couple on the shores of Lake Tahoe, CA. Credit: @photocaitAlex Honnold is going solo no more. The Oscar-winning rock climber and his fiancée Sanni....

Trip Report: Buck Mountain
Trip Report: Buck Mountain

Nearing the top of Buck Mountain.Recently, I went on one of my scariest Teton adventures yet.  My friend Brenden (my trusty guide up the Middle)....

Experience Yosemite National Park, CA Like Never Before
Experience Yosemite National Park, CA Like Never Before

Yosemite National Park covered in fresh snow. Photo Credit: Taylor StephanYosemite National Park, CA and the encompassing valley is a national treasure. No matter the....

Opinion: “Hike Your Own Hike”- Why Moving Fast in the Mountains isn’t Everything
Opinion: “Hike Your Own Hike”- Why Moving Fast in the Mountains isn’t Everything

The Pacific Crest Trail. Photo credit: PCT AssociationAs readers of a ski industry publication, I think we can universally agree that there is something inherently....

Miraculous Rescue as Woman Survives 2 Days and 2 Nights in 50-Foot Swiss Glacier Crevasse
Miraculous Rescue as Woman Survives 2 Days and 2 Nights in 50-Foot Swiss Glacier Crevasse

The woman, dressed in shorts, spent 2 days and 2 nights down this hole. Credit: Air Zermatt AGA Russian tourist, who lives in Germany, is....

Trip Report: Relaxing Weekend in Lake Arrowhead, CA
Trip Report: Relaxing Weekend in Lake Arrowhead, CA

Sunrise on Lake Arrowhead. Photo Credit: Taylor StephanThis past weekend I had the opportunity to enjoy some much-needed lake time at Lake Arrowhead, CA. Lake....

CO Runner Climbs 1,000 Feet Up First Boulder Flatiron in Under 10 Minutes!
CO Runner Climbs 1,000 Feet Up First Boulder Flatiron in Under 10 Minutes!

The Flatirons are a proving ground for Colorado runners and climbers alike. Photo credit: Beyond BoulderThe Flatirons are a prominent fixture in Boulder, CO which....

Trip Report: The Middle Teton
Trip Report: The Middle Teton

Approaching the Middle Teton through the Meadows.It is 3:30 a.m. and I am awake, cranky, and ready to climb the Middle Teton, my first ever....

Visitors Illegally Enter the Caldera at Crater Lake National Park, OR
Visitors Illegally Enter the Caldera at Crater Lake National Park, OR

Crater Lake National Par, OR. Credit: Photo by Vlad Shapochnikov on UnsplashOn the afternoon of Friday, August 7th, Crater Lake National Park staff received a....

Trip Report: La Parva, Chile – Visiting the Neighbor
Trip Report: La Parva, Chile – Visiting the Neighbor

La Falsa Parva, south face, resting between clouds. Credit: SnowbrainsDespite all the years of skiing a few feet away, I had not been given the....

7 Amazing New Mexico Ski Areas You’ve Never Even Heard Of
7 Amazing New Mexico Ski Areas You’ve Never Even Heard Of

A view of the gondola at Ski Apache, one of New Mexico’s premier yet still relatively unheard of ski areas. | Photo courtesy OnTheSnow.They don’t....

Cerro Torre: The Impossible Mountain in Patagonia
Cerro Torre: The Impossible Mountain in Patagonia

Cerro Torre is one of the mountains of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field in South America. Credit: NSTKThe Cerro Torre gets its name from its....

6 Year-Old Sends Yosemite’s Lost Arrow Spire
6 Year-Old Sends Yosemite’s Lost Arrow Spire

The Spire. Photo credit: GrippedOn July 21 and 22, 6-year-old, Samuel and his father, Joe Baker sent Yosemite’s iconic Lost Arrow Spire. Sam and his....

7 Awesome Montana Ski Areas You’ve Never Heard Of
7 Awesome Montana Ski Areas You’ve Never Heard Of

A skier gets sendy at Lost Trail Powder Mountain, MT PC David Erickson via The MissoulainWhen you hear the words, “Mom and Pop ski area,”....

La Plata Peak Trip Report: Social Distancing at 14,360′
La Plata Peak Trip Report: Social Distancing at 14,360′

Note: climbed on August 2, 2020. We left home in Snowmass Village, CO at 6:30 am and made our way to CO-82. We drove over Independence....

Mount Everest Reopening for Autumn Climbing Season
Mount Everest Reopening for Autumn Climbing Season

Mount Everest. Anadolu AgencyAfter a four-and-a-half-month closure, Nepal has announced Mount Everest, and the surrounding Himalayan Mountains, will be reopening. Nepal originally announced March 13,....

Park Rangers Looking for Vandals Who Painted Blue Squares on Rocks in Zion National Park, UT
Park Rangers Looking for Vandals Who Painted Blue Squares on Rocks in Zion National Park, UT

Park Rangers at Zion National Park, UT are seeking information regarding the vandalism of sandstone in the northwest corner of the park. Related: Hikers Discover....

Northern California Wildfire Surpasses Biggest Fire from Previous Seasons
Northern California Wildfire Surpasses Biggest Fire from Previous Seasons

Fire season in California has been harsh the past few years and this season is proving to be no different. Two enormous wildfires in Northern....

8 New Wolf Pups For California’s Lone Wolfpack!
8 New Wolf Pups For California’s Lone Wolfpack!

  Some of the Lassen wolfpack pups. KRCR photo  The Lassen wolfpack has brought 8 adorable pups into the world, the packs 4th litter. The litter....

Top 11 U.S. Big Mountain Ski Resorts: Opinion From a Freestyle Skier
Top 11 U.S. Big Mountain Ski Resorts: Opinion From a Freestyle Skier

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort ranks first on my list. Credit: JHMRLists are inherently wrong no matter how you look at them. There will almost always....

For Sale: $620,000 A-Frame Outside Yosemite
For Sale: $620,000 A-Frame Outside Yosemite

Classic, inviting, simple. The architectural structure of an A-frame is made up of 2 angled walls in the form of an “A,” or as I....

Trip Report:  The Waves & Mountains of Big Sur, California
Trip Report: The Waves & Mountains of Big Sur, California

We went down to Big Sur, California last week with dreams of big waves, epic camping, and new experiences. The drive down legendary Highway 1....

Rare White Moose, Aka ‘Spirit Moose,’ Spotted in Ontario, Canada
Rare White Moose, Aka ‘Spirit Moose,’ Spotted in Ontario, Canada

A rare, white moose was spotted in Ontario, Canada earlier this month.This once-in-a-lifetime spotting of a white moose was documented by an Ontario resident who....

For Sale: $8.8 Million Ski-In Ski-Out Mountain Retreat in Deer Valley, UT
For Sale: $8.8 Million Ski-In Ski-Out Mountain Retreat in Deer Valley, UT

Have $8.8 million burning a hole in your pocket? Deer Valley, UT has just the home for you. This almost 9,000 sq. ft home is....

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