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North Idaho panorama

Despite their infrequency, the trips Tara and I always enjoy are the periodic visits to see my stepfather Jim at his remarkable mountaintop cabin.

Tara has known that mountain all their life, and confessed to spiritually “needing” to be there sometimes, to go for a walk alone, and to reconnect to childhood and peace and the memory of Gramy, my mother, who died in 2011. 924 more words


Alberta snowmobilers found safe after going missing near Invermere, BC

Two snowmobilers from Alberta were found safe and sound Tuesday after having gone missing a day earlier in British Columbia’s Purcell Mountains.

In a news release, Columbia Valley Search and Rescue (CVSAR) said its staff were asked to help RCMP as they tried to track down the men who had planned a weekend at the Olive Hut next to the Catamount Glacier. 197 more words


Hobie Shop :: Patagonia & Hobie Present the Film “Jumbo Wild”

Patagonia & Hobie Present the Film “Jumbo Wild” 

Deep in the wilds of British Columbia lies a rugged valley – cherished alpine backcountry that deserves permanent protection. 293 more words

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Because He's Beautiful

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In Christianity, you obey because God is beautiful.”

-Timothy Keller


Proposed BC Ski Resort Development Has Conservationists Up In Arms

As much as we love ski resorts, we understand some places are best left wild……

“In this preview to the upcoming feature film, we travel deep into the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia where the land is wild and backcountry skiing is a way of life. 86 more words

Watch: Bomb Snow Episode 1 "Checkin Out"

There’s no better way to check out than head to a hut in the middle of nowhere British Columbia and shred big lines for a week. 111 more words