Snow & Ice

Off Piste in Norway: A Dangerous Thrill

Off Piste in Norway: A Dangerous Thrill

Skiing in Europe can be a pretty commercial affair. A lot of…

Frozen Tears, Crystal Snot: A Korean New Year Climb

Frozen Tears, Crystal Snot: A Korean New Year Climb

There is a moment on Seorak Mountain, over two hours in and…

The Day of the Pens: Escaping the Windowless Routine to Pursue Life as a Ski Bum

The Day of the Pens: Escaping the Windowless Routine to Pursue Life as a Ski Bum

BLEEDING AND DAZED, I sat in the snow – disoriented, but my senses…

Frozen: Conquering the Ouray Ice Walls

Frozen: Conquering the Ouray Ice Walls

I’d heard bits of Ouray lore ever since I’d begun reading ice…

My First Summit: Glacier Peak

My First Summit: Glacier Peak

Yvon Chouinard once said, “It’s not an adventure until something goes wrong.”…

Magic in the Skies

Magic in the Skies

For those that live outside the North and who have never been…

Skiing the Storm

Skiing the Storm

Alta, Utah — I’ve never enjoyed practicing yoga. I would hate to think…