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The following moves are etched into my mind.  I remember scrambling for finger jams, peering down between my legs and seeing the distant piece of protection, trying to stuff in another cam, only to find it was too big, trying to shake out my arms, and forging ahead, hell-bent on getting to the anchor.  My world shrunk down to the only the most imperative things:  the slick, crystalline footholds underneath me, the feel of the bone-white granite, and the surging desire to push on.  I arrived at the anchor doused in chalk and sweat, tired to the core, and buzzing from the tips of my fingers to my toes.  › Read More
"Every ski trip begins with the best of intentions. Pick an epic destination, coordinate your crew, pack your gear and… prepare for the trip of a lifetime. It’s a fairly simple equation.  › Read More
Norway - The Quest by Arc'teryx Athletes Tanja Schmitt And Matthias Scherer
Words by Tanja Schmitt Photos by Tanja Schmitt and Matthias Scherer  › Read More
Will March Bring Snow to the BC Coastal Mountains? Wayne Flann photo
Words and photos by Wayne Flann Winter in the Pacific Northwest (and elsewhere), so far, has been a non-event. Though the alpine has a great base, ski touring has been dismal. The El Nino promised by all the weather gurus never materialized—instead, for the third year in a row, we seem to be slipping back into a La Nada cycle. › Read More
Arc’teryx Athlete Marc-Andre Leclerc Honoured with Guy Lacelle True Spirit Award - Photos By Reuben Krabbe
Guy Lacelle was a world-renowned ice climber who was tragically killed in an avalanche in Montana in 2009.  Shortly after the accident Arc’teryx, La Sportiva, and Petzl came together to establishe the Guy Lacelle Pure Spirit Award. An annual award given to a climber who embodies the spirit of integrity, humility and joy that Guy brought to climbing... › Read More