Alan Kearney Photo. Glacial Recession in the Cascades comparing 1981 to 2006!

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How is your season so far? The ¬†2013-2014 season has been an eye-opening one for me. The ¬†South Coast of BC has been extremely warm and dry. When we get storms, it has come as rain, even high in the mountains. When cold, arctic air arrives, it pushes away the moisture and we have cold,[…]

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Don’t Get Frostbite: Skimo Racing in Cold Weather

Ski mountaineering racing is all about feats of endurance in extreme mountain environments but sometimes we get a bit spoiled with beautiful weather. We can’t all be freezing our butts off in Calgary all winter (nor do we want to) so travelling to a race in the Rockies during cold weather can be a bit[…]