fall-colours-in-fernie-british-columbia Jan 10

Pulse by Mike Olbinski

I’ve been following Mike Olbinski for a few years now and his storm chasing work is second to none. This black and white time lapse is incredible. Watch this video in as high a resolution as possible. This is Pulse by Mike Olbinski.  Pulse (4K) from Mike Olbinski on Vimeo.

mistakes-i-make-hiking Sep 16

Mistakes I make hiking, and how to avoid them

I suck at hiking. Don’t make the same mistakes as me. If you are new to hiking, or just suck at it like I do, take note of these common mistakes. 1) Not wearing in your boots before your hike Your feet are your tools when it comes to hiking, happy feet = happy hiking. Not…

Grant Gunderson Photographer Interview Sep 6

Grant Gunderson: Photographer Interview

While Grant Gunderson is one the world’s best-known mountain sports photographers, first and foremost he is a skier. Luckily, his forward thinking parents had him on skis before he could even walk. As a professional photographer who specialises in mountain culture, Grant is travelling the world more often than he is at home in Bellingham, Washington. Taking…

travel-podcasts-worth-listening-to Aug 23

Travel Podcasts Worth Listening To

Every week it seems there is a new travel podcast series being launched – yet which are the ones truly worth listening to? In this article, Nomads on the Road will take you through the best travel podcasts out there in podcast land… “Of course, like every other teenage kid, I had no idea what…

By Ambitious Wench - originally posted to Flickr as P2160903.jpg, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4106082 Mar 2

Video of the Week: Yosemite Natural Firefall

Yosemite National Park has been in the news a bit lately and it’s all thanks to the stunning natural phenomena which took place at Horsetail Falls. The setting sun hits the fall at just the right angle, illuminating the waterfall. The video below, shot by Zepher Filmography, shows the falls turn from the usual white…

Dec 1

5 adventure books to read this Winter

Adventure Books to read this Winter As winter nights draw in, what better way to get stoked than to curl up in front of a log fire with a new adventure book. I love reading books about travelling, they inspire and encourage me to get out into the world and follow my own dreams. Here…

Sep 27

Misadventures in the Backcountry

TIM’S STRAY DOG CANTINA on a cold February night is the sort of place you’ll find locals and tourists mixing it together. Jared Bella and another volunteer called Caleb from the Taos Ski Valley search and rescue team were just finishing their supper when a call came in that five backcountry users were in trouble. Their…