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5 Ways You Can Upgrade The Awesome To Your Ski Lodge Vacation This Winter

You and your loved ones have put together a winter ski lodge trip, and the excitement is mounting. While the anticipation of the trip is tremendous, planning your trip can be a little stressful. 401 more words

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Skunked in the Pacific Northwest

It was cold, windy, and visibility was decreasing by the moment on the ridge leading to the summit of Washington’s Mount St. Helens. It was our fourth and final day of a trip to the Pacific Northwest in which we had intended to climb and ski Mount Hood and Mount St. 857 more words

The Car Bivy

Eight years ago, on a trip to Mount Hood, I was introduced to the staple of dirtbag sleeping arrangements known as the car bivy. For those of you who don’t travel in climbing circles, a car bivy is merely forgoing the comfort of renting a room, or the inconvenience of pitching a tent, in favor of sleeping in the car. 667 more words

The Packing Shot

One of the greatest joys of taking a trip is the shooting of the packing photograph. Whether it’s the satisfaction an adventurer gets from organizing, documenting, and reveling in the tools of their craft, or the byproduct of the look-at-me narcissism that social media has helped to perpetuate, the good feeling the packing photo induces is the same. 334 more words

Wintersports Vacation

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My experience with winter sports before I met my husband was limited to a two hour indoor Snowboarding experience. This event was a lot of fun for me and I never dreamed that I would ever experience a true Winter sport vacation. 488 more words


5 Signs You Haven’t Found The Right Vacation Rental Yet

Planning a vacation can take almost as long as the vacation itself, especially if you’re traveling with your family or other large group. So while it can be tempting to say “Sold!” as soon as you spot the first… 360 more words

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Before You Leave For Your Ski Trip, Ask Yourself These Five Questions

So you have planned your ski trip, and you are all packed. But are you all ready? Ask yourself these five questions before you leave to ensure you have the best vacation possible: 345 more words

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