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How to Handle (& Enjoy) a Hike in the Rain

Let’s be real here, a hike in the rain is no picnic. However, there are a few tricks of the trade that will make your hike in the rain tolerable and …


The Funny, Satirical, Controversial ‘Rock Climbing Life’

Wesley Summers’ blog, Rock Climbing Life, has blown up in just its first year. Most readers fall into one of two categories: those who believe he is …


Climbing Brewer's Buttress on Castle Mountain

Climbing Brewer’s Buttress on Castle Mountain<p>Brewer’s Buttress Climb on Castle Mountain in Banff National Park<p><b>Brewers buttress</b> on Castle Mountain is …

Puppy rescued from shelter training to become an avalanche rescue dog

PARK CITY — Rooster, a red heeler lab, is having the time of his life at Deer Valley Resort.<p>"He's loving it. He loves the attention. He loves …

'It happened so fast': B.C. avalanche survivor describes ordeal

A B.C. snowmobiler who survived after being buried by an avalanche is opening up about the terrifying ordeal.<p>Curtis Johnson was snowmobiling in the …

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Avalanche hits skier in scary helmet cam video

Alicja is an economist, enjoys climbing, mountaineering, backcountry skiing, cycling and gets out into the backcountry as much as possible. See all …

Chris Davenport’s skiing adventures lead him into Hall of Fame

Days after moving from his home in New Hampshire to attend the University of Colorado, Chris Davenport went exploring in a mountaineering store and …


Sending a Glacier in the Whistler Backcountry

The area near Rutherford, British Columbia, is a well-known spot for Whistler backcountry regulars. It's accessible by snowmobile and when the conditions are right it can produce some of the best ski days on the planet.<p>Toward the end of a long day shooting with former Freeskiing World Tour champion …


Skiing the Aemmer Couloir on Mt. Temple

Aemmer Couloir on Mt. Temple<p>Located on Mount Temple near the town of Lake Louise, AB, the <b>Aemmer couloir descents over 600 meters (1800 feet)</b> in a 45 …