Check These Walls Off Your Climbing List [Outside Magazine]

Originally published in Outside Magazine Check These Walls Off Your Climbing List You can’t truly understand the sport until you bag a few of the best routes around—and, surprise, they aren’t in your local gym By: Steve Andrews Apr 10, 2015 3SHARES Our picks cover climbers of all skill levels and types.    Photo: vernonwiley/iStock […]

The Kalalau Valley: Welcome Home (Olukai Blog)

October 3, 2014 THE KALALAU VALLEY: WELCOME HOME The initial descent into Kalalau Valley looks as though you are on another planet.  The trail snakes down rolling red rocks, weathered by millions of years of erosion from the various elements present here. Wind, rain, salt water, steepness, and time all play a factor here, not […]

“Thinking Outside the Bubble” – Pique Newsmagazine

Originally Published in Pique Newsmagazine – Whistler, BC on June 16, 2013 [dropcap1]H[/dropcap1]ardly a day goes by without someone making a casual reference to Whistler’s status as a “bubble.” Being around awe-inspiring beauty with a full palette of distracting activities means that sometimes we forget that much of the world is not so lucky, it’s […]