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Opal Ridge North Peak

The North summit of Opal Ridge is a great scramble. Lots of quality elevation in a relatively short distance.

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200th Strava Activity!

My 2018 New Year’s Resolution was to exercise daily for one full year. 22 months later and I’m still going strong.

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Grizzly Peak

Grizzly Peak is an easy and accessible scramble. It is relatively short, with amazing views all the way up and down.

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How Adventure Dies

Cancelling Halloween is like a nail in the coffin of adventures. Kids need opportunities to make good and bad decisions. Whether to Trick or Treat with a storm approaching is a great lesson to learn.

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How to Suck Less in the Mountains, Part II

Being physically prepared for your mountain adventures is only half the battle. Up your mental game with these techniques to improve your chance of a successful day in the mountains.

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How to Suck Less in the Mountains, Part I

Being in great Mountain Shape is easier and closer than you think. Here are some tried and true ways to train for your weekend adventuring.

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Electrifying Tent Ridge

Tent Ridge has nice elevation gain, a good 10 KMs to justify the long drive, a bit of scrambly hands on rock to make you feel like a hero, and a horseshoe shaped ridge that offers as many views as you could possibly want.

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