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  • John Cancalosi

    Six islands that are anything but Paradise. Surfrider Foundation’s Ximena Waissbluth educates North Lake Tahoe, the top of the watershed, about the devastating effects of plastic on our oceans.

  • Kira Yannetta

    McFee and Foster are snow angels themselves, with a timely message delivered in the form of a hot-off-the-presses book entitled, 'Spiritual Adventures in the Snow: Skiing and Snowboarding as Renewal for Your Soul.'

  • Photo by Robert Frohlich

    Participating in The Coastal Challenge is a gut check of New York Giant Super Bowl proportions

  • Father's Day special by Robert Frolich

  • Lithe as a vine, supple as a peach, she has a wraparound smile that just makes it happen. What’s so disarming about her isn’t her soulful beauty, however, it’s her soulful music.

  • And if any one person has pied-pipered more folks into the hills to make carving turns a lifelong activity and lifestyle it’s Warren Miller.

  • For most, memorable slopes include view, favorable snow surface, unique line or even a variety of lines, history, but most of all the exceptional fun of gliding down it. Here’s one person’s fun meter rating of 10 Tahoe runs.

  • Einer Engdal

    For Squaw Valley’s Shane McConkey, his life came full circle March 26 when he was unable to deploy his parachute during a 12-second freefall from the Sass Pordoi cliff in Italy’s Dolomite Mountains.

  • The silence is deafening. Its land is a universe of ice and inhabited by neither human beings nor animals. There is no other place in the world more forbidden and savage than the South Pole, but for Doug Stoup, he feels right at home.

  • Looking back at Sugar Bowl's history.


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