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Mammoth Snowfall // Freeskier Magazine

Posted by on Nov 5, 2017 in Featured, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on Mammoth Snowfall // Freeskier Magazine

Mammoth Snowfall // Freeskier Magazine

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How to Become a Bear Biologist // Backpacker Magazine

Posted by on Nov 5, 2017 in Featured, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on How to Become a Bear Biologist // Backpacker Magazine

How to Become a Bear Biologist // Backpacker Magazine

Move over, astronauts and rock stars, there’s a new dream job on the block: bear biologist. For those who love working outdoors and want an in-depth look at a fascinating animal, then this may be the job for you. But be forewarned: To make a career out of studying bruins, you’ll need to be ready to put in a lot of work. Read the full story...

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How to Save Your Dog’s Life // Backpacker Magazine

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017 in Featured, Hiking & Biking, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on How to Save Your Dog’s Life // Backpacker Magazine

How to Save Your Dog’s Life // Backpacker Magazine

Your pup might just be the best hiking partner you’ve ever had with one small exception: dogs make lousy wilderness first responders. That means saving the day is up to you. Being able to administer first aid to your dog is critical when disaster strikes. Check out these worst-case scenarios and tips from Sid Gustafson, DVM and author of Canine Field Medicine: First Aid for Your Active Dog. Read the full story...

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Hiking Off-Leash: What Dog Owners Need to Know // Backpacker Magazine

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017 in Featured, Hiking & Biking, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on Hiking Off-Leash: What Dog Owners Need to Know // Backpacker Magazine

Hiking Off-Leash: What Dog Owners Need to Know // Backpacker Magazine

There’s nothing more liberating than roaming free on the trail, so it’s only natural that dog owners want to share that feeling with their pups. But going unleashed comes with extra responsibility, too—first and foremost, to keep hikers, your dog, and other animals safe. Before you let Fido loose on the trail, here’s what you need to think about. Read the full story...

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This Year’s Epic Snowpack Could Pose a Threat to 2017 Pacific Crest Trail Hikers // Backpacker Magazine

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Featured, Hiking & Biking | Comments Off on This Year’s Epic Snowpack Could Pose a Threat to 2017 Pacific Crest Trail Hikers // Backpacker Magazine

This Year’s Epic Snowpack Could Pose a Threat to 2017 Pacific Crest Trail Hikers // Backpacker Magazine

It was a winter for the record books in California. Record-breaking snowfalls across the Sierra Nevada set the stage for an epic ski season, as well as a springtime crop of snowmelt that the state desperately needed. But while skiers, snowboarders and hydrologists have been rejoicing all winter, it’s a different story for hikers on the Pacific Crest Trail, where the snowpack means a rough—and potentially dangerous—start to this year’s season. Read the full story...

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How to Hike With an Older Dog // Backpacker Magazine

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Featured, Hiking & Biking | Comments Off on How to Hike With an Older Dog // Backpacker Magazine

How to Hike With an Older Dog // Backpacker Magazine

Dogs are the best hiking buddies. Let’s count the reasons: They don’t complain, they can carry their own pack, they won’t make you listen to their bad guitar playing around the campfire, and they won’t make you feel guilty for eating the last bar. Inevitably, however, our canine companions will slow down before we do, leaving us to determine the best balance between getting our dogs out to do what they love while also keeping them comfortable and safe. So how do you adjust for the limitations of aging in an old friend? Read the full story...

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Epic Season in Mammoth Provides Great Skiing, But Not Without Hardships // TGR

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 in Featured, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on Epic Season in Mammoth Provides Great Skiing, But Not Without Hardships // TGR

Epic Season in Mammoth Provides Great Skiing, But Not Without Hardships // TGR

Mammoth Mountain is currently in the midst of a long-awaited revival. This season has met and exceeded all expectations and the local community has been blown away by the insanely deep snowpack. In January alone, the resort received more than 20 feet of snow (246 inches), easily surpassing the snowiest month on record which was previously set at 209 inches in December 2010. Currently the resort is sitting at 416 inches for the season and there are no signs of slowing down. But all this moisture hasn’t come without hardships. Read the...

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4 Free Family Activities in Mammoth Lakes // OnTheSnow

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Featured, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on 4 Free Family Activities in Mammoth Lakes // OnTheSnow

4 Free Family Activities in Mammoth Lakes // OnTheSnow

Much to the delight of skiers on the west coast, Mammoth Mountain is getting pummeled with record-breaking snow this winter. But for families visiting the area, there may be a need to find a few things to do off the slopes after the kids have melted down and the hot chocolate just isn’t cutting it anymore. Check out these other family-friendly activities that are not only fun, but also free! Read the full story here.

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Chef Bill Glover Raises Awareness of the Columbus Ohio Food Scene // Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer

Posted by on Nov 29, 2016 in Featured | Comments Off on Chef Bill Glover Raises Awareness of the Columbus Ohio Food Scene // Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer

Chef Bill Glover Raises Awareness of the Columbus Ohio Food Scene // Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer

Columbus, Ohio is tapping into its agricultural roots to form a truly local food system, one in which farmers, chefs, and consumers can all participate. Join NPR Podcast host, Lara Kaylor with Chef Bill Glover of Gallerie Bar & Bistro at the Hilton Columbus Downtown as he leads the charge in bringing his community together to create a more sustainable way of eating. Listen to the podcast on NPR or on...

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The Mammoth Method // Freeskier Magazine

Posted by on Nov 9, 2016 in Featured, Outdoors & Adventure | Comments Off on The Mammoth Method // Freeskier Magazine

The Mammoth Method // Freeskier Magazine

Last winter, 35-year-old skier and snowcat driver Bernie Rosow hit everything at Mammoth Mountain—literally, everything. At a resort with 3,500 skiable acres and a whopping 13 terrain parks, that’s saying a lot. Read the full story...

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