Recent Articles

The glacier-dotted alpines south of the lake, the subject of Bolyard’s studies, are bordered on the north by the ridges above the lake, including Colonel Mountain and Mount Ida. These two mountains are named after Colonel...

The Cirque of the Unclimbables is Canada’s rock-climbing Mecca. It’s really four, small, parallel cirques that include a dozen vertical granite walls of about 800 – 1000 meters each, topping out at about 2500...

Reality game shows have been the latest craze for outdoor adventurers. There are big prizes and television fame for the winners and a sense of pride for all the finishing contestants. In these shows, a grueling route, which is...

Recent Books

Viking to Canuck is more than a biographical tale of Bjorn Norheim’s life — it is a valuable historical document told with passion and humor. Bjorn’s entertaining style amuses readers with tales of life under the German...

Vivien Lougheed and her long-time friend and colleague took the ultimate adventure. They travelled through the forbidden mountains of Tibet without raising the ire of the Chinese overlords, to visit some of the world's most...

Nahanni National Park; Cirque of the Unclimbables Hike is an update from John Harris’s classic, Tungsten John, Attempts to reach the South Nahanni River, New Star Press, 2000, with Trail Information by Vivien Lougheed. This...