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Blue Sky Trail Marathon Training: Weeks 1-2

Remember when I signed up for a trail marathon, even though I live in the flatlands, because I’m crazy awesome?

One nice thing about having a race scheduled and a training plan is that it gives me something to blog about. 723 more words


'Garden of Hope' in southwestern MN will help family after fatal crash

A southwestern Minnesota farm family is harvesting some nice vegetables to sell at their roadside stand this year. But they won’t make a nickel off them. 304 more words


Top Ten Biggest Lifts in North America by VTFH

Vertical transport feet per hour (VTFH) is the best way to measure how lifts move people up mountains.  VTFH combines hourly capacity and vertical rise into one number, usually measured in millions.   308 more words

Jackson Hole


After dropping friends off at the airport, we began our journey home from Alaska.  The first night we stayed at a great hotel.  It had just been re-done.  295 more words

Lift Profile: Centennial Chondola at Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek Resort faced a unique challenge last year when they needed to replace their aging workhorse lift.  The original Centennial Express was one of Doppelmayr’s first high speed quads, built in 1986.   287 more words


Day 2 - Kayaking and Stanley Park

Kevin is solo in Vancouver.  Toured Stanley Park and did a morning sea kayak tour


Here are some of the pictures he took while he hiked

Beaver creek – all lilypads

North of 60 Along the Alaska Highway Tok to Destruction Bay

Tok, Alaska to Destruction Bay, Yukon

June 1st – 2nd

The Taylor Highway ends at Tetlin Junction where we are on a real highway – the Alaska Highway! 1,216 more words