Toronto >> Ottawa >> Iqaluit >> Pangnirtung >> Qikiqtarjuaq >> Auyuittuq National Park One week. One hundred kilometers through Canada’s remote arctic wilderness. The Akshayuk Pass is a stunning valley surrounded by the southern Baffin Mountains in Nunavut. Through marshlands, sand, and moraines we trekked between the iconic peaks of Thor, Asgard, and Odin starting in the North Pangnirtung Fiord. The pass is a stunning ancient riverbed for the Owl and Weasel… 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!