Without the funds to fight off Backcountry.com’s legal team, small companies are being forced to give up their perfectly legitimate use of the word “backcountry,” and it has been revealed that Backcountry.com is now becoming a gear manufacturer arrogantly looking to own the entire “backcountry” concept and all commercial opportunities that come from the word.
Believe or not, there might just be more than 300 individual, wholly runnable sections of whitewater in the state; some of them magazine-cover, pool-drop classics the likes of which are found in few places anywhere in the world.
The next time you’re stuck in traffic at the Tioga Pass entrance to Yosemite, pause for a moment to consider that without the ingenuity of Stephen T. Mather, the first director of the National Park Service, you’d be walking
If you love the mountains you need a pair of skis. And if what you love about the mountains is the crystal clarity of the air and how your heart and mind mirror that stillness with just a short immersion, you need a ski tour. Solo.
In light of recent events involving COVID-19, @mtshastaskipark decided to donate 10% of each season pass sale to local food banks during the month of April. Season pass sales also enabled the park — which offers adventure sports activities in all seasons — to make some excellent improvements. Read the latest post on our website to learn more!
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Amidst the chaos of it all, here is an epic and inspiring adventure story of Roxanne Vogel featured in our latest issue. Vogel recently finished a “lightning ascent” up Everest. It took her 14 days from ‘car to car’ beginning in Berkeley, Ca. Pick up our mag at a local coffee shop or enjoy the article online at
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Author @chrisvanleuven thoughtfully writes about the passion and culture fueling cinematographer Grant Thompson’s work. Read more about his vision in the article: Working with Water, Light, and People from our latest issue #113! - - 📸📸 Grant Thompson