There’s no doubt Japan has secured itself as the number one spot in the world for powder skiing and snowboarding. But it’s only in the last few years that it has become a place worth considering over the U.S. 1,278 more words
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Welcome to another edition of Survival Weekly, where the real wilderness survival “reality show” plays out everyday, in the wild places around our world. These unscripted stories will give you insight to the true threats and challenges you may face in your outdoor pursuits.
This time last week I was on my way to Geneva, Switzerland. First, let me applaud Swiss Airlines, they know what they’re doing. They didn’t weight my carry on, which was well above the 18-20lbs limit; I actually went to Adolofo Suárez Mardrid–Barajas Airport wearing my two thickest pairs of socks, long johns, and my heaviest sweatshirt and jacket just to minimize the weight of my backpack. 854 more words
Whenever I go snowboarding in the Scottish mountains, I’m reminded of a nursery rhyme that my Grandad used to recite about a little girl with a curl in the middle of her forehead, that went: “When she was good, she was very, very good. 605 more words