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I recently traveled to British Columbia to canoe the 116 km circuit (lakes and portaging) in Bowron Lake Provincial Park. The park is a large wilderness area situated on the western slopes of the Cariboo Mountain Range. I could not help but take a deep breath in as I noticed the amazing smell of the outdoors when first stepping off the plane in Prince George. But this was even more true everywhere… Read More

The dunefield in Great Sand Dunes National Park rises in the distance as you approach the park gates – seemingling dwarfed by the surrounding mountain ranges. Their true size is almost incomprehensible until you actually get out and play; stopping to look across their expansive range. The dunes can reach nearly 800 feet tall, and sprawling for miles, with the 13 000 foot Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the backdrop. The dunes… Read More

The high performing outdoor gear design and manufacturing company Arc’teryx recently shared a story about my trip to South America last fall. Specifically Patagonia, starting at Cape Horn and venturing North to El Chalten. You can read about some of the highlights on their blog or check out their Facebook page!