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The God of Skiing: South America

The God of Skiing: South America

by Peter Kray August 30, 2013 Blogs

Ed’s Note: Few ski bums have perfected the art of living the ski life better than Mountain Gazette’s editor-at-large, Peter Kray. The man has spent years seeing the sport from every angle—from the finish line of the Vancouver Olympics, to safety breaks in the Jackson Hole backcountry, to the halls of the SIA trade show in Vegas, […]

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The God of Skiing — Chapter 1

The God of Skiing — Chapter 1

by Peter Kray May 31, 2013 Blogs

Ed’s Note: Few ski bums have perfected the art of living the ski life better than Mountain Gazette’s editor-at-large, Peter Kray. The man has spent years seeing the sport from every angle—from the finish line of the Vancouver Olympics, to safety breaks in the Jackson Hole backcountry, to the halls of the SIA trade show in Vegas, […]

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DEEP READ: The Storms of Denali

DEEP READ: The Storms of Denali

by Doug April 10, 2013 Blogs

Seattle based author and writing teacher Nicholas O’Connell has been exploring the high country and writing about mountaineering for national magazines for decades. But his latest book The Storms of Denali is no wonky service column on how to bag the highest peaks in Washington. It’s a page-turner of a novel that draws on O’Connel’s […]

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Mountain Media #193

Mountain Media #193

by Andy Anderson November 9, 2012 Books

BOOKS: “Buried in the Sky: The Extraordinary Story of the Sherpa Climbers on K2’s Deadliest Day,” by Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan During every Himalayan expedition, the behind-the-scenes work of hauling gear, setting up camps, scouting routes and fixing rope lines falls on the backs of high-altitude workers, or Sherpa climbers, as they’re commonly known. […]

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Ephedra

Ephedra

by Cameron Scott October 2, 2012 Books

With summer hitting full stride in the Roaring Fork Valley, the Ideas Festival crowd turned into more of a Mountain Fair crowd, and instead of contemplating the economic value of a human life, I find I am contemplating the value of a poetic life.

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Mountain Media #190

Mountain Media #190

by Andy Anderson July 6, 2012 Books

Our latest reviews of books, music, apps, and more!

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Mountain Media #189

Mountain Media #189

by Andy Anderson June 4, 2012 Books

Mountain Media from Mountain Gazette issue #189

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Mountain Media #188

Mountain Media #188

by Brendan Leonard May 4, 2012 Books

MG issue #188 Mountain Media

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Mountain Media: Books #187

Mountain Media: Books #187

by Brendan Leonard April 3, 2012 April 2012

Reviews of “The Straight Course: Speed Skiing in the Sixties,” “Fred Beckey’s 100 Favorite North American Climbs,” and “The Pacific Crest Trailside Reader: Oregon and Washington” books.

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Books: Rainier, Tour de Fat and Quitting Money

Books: Rainier, Tour de Fat and Quitting Money

by Brendan Leonard February 2, 2012 Books

Reviews of “The Challenge of Rainier,” “The Man Who Quit Money,” and the “Tour de Fat Photo Book.”

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