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Skiing in Hawaii? Things you Never Knew Possible

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The big island of Hawaii is a land of extremes and contrast. Massive lava fields dot the landscape and liquid hot magma flows from Kilauea into the Pacific Ocean, a roiling and steamy sight to behold, the earth growing before your very eyes. These same earth building forces pushed the summits of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea, the two highest points on the big island, above 13,000 feet. Both Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa get snow in the winter months, their 13,000+ foot summits a shockingly different world than the…read more

Getting The Right Gear For The Tahoe Backcountry

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It’s no secret that the Lake Tahoe backcountry is an outdoor recreation paradise. Pretty much any outdoor activity you can imagine is on tap for adventurous outdoor enthusiasts in the area. North Lake Tahoe recently put together a series of short online videos highlighting human-powered recreation in Tahoe, and they asked me to help out with the backcountry skiing shoot. I was happy to oblige. Here’s the short video they produced promoting backcountry skiing, and especially safety, in the Tahoe area. The pack I used for this trip is the Deuter…read more