Full Blackout: Andrew Miller's Photographic Journey from Socal to the Himalaya
You’d be forgiven for thinking Andrew Miller was some kind of cardio-obsessed introvert raised at 10,000 feet. He has that omnipresent stubble and interest in alpine starts. His most prominent imagery, especially as of late, has featured the biggest mountains in the world, from the Himalaya to Alaska to the Andes and Japanese Alps. His landscape-centric style speaks to a sense of space, of the grandeur and beauty and intricacy of deep backcountry environs...
AK Girls Way: A Tribute to Liz Daley from the Mountains of Alaska
We lost a great friend and inspiration last fall when Liz Daley tragically passed away in Chile. Patagonia's sixth installment of the #Find_Away series, "AK Girls Way," pays tribute to Liz through showcasing a glacier camping trip this past April featuring her and skier Caroline Gleich.
Fat Bike Boarding: Springtime Self Ascent Upon Oregon's South Sister
In April of 2014, we spent four days camping and riding on Oregon's South Sister with Josh Dirksen, Forrest Shearer, Adam Haynes and friends. Using fat bikes to access the ascent, spring time conditions made for unique boarding atop the mountain they call Charity...
Holiday Bounty: A Gallery from Mt Baker, WA
The holidays brought a nice gift to folks in the Pacific Northwest in the form of a thickening snowpack and a run of bluebird powder days up high. I found my way into the Mt Baker Ski Area alpine with Forrest Burki, Kael Martin and Byron Bagwell to stretch our early season powder legs. Here's a photo gallery from the Mt Baker backcountry to close out 2014 and welcome in the new year.
Video From Issue #12.3: Burgdorf Hot Springs
A three-minute edit to accompany our print feature on Burgdorf Hot Springs in the just-released Issue #12.3--true luxury, pillows and big lines in the central Idaho backcountry.
Dirksen Derby 8: The Video
The Eighth Dirksen Derby went down at Mt. Bachelor, OR, December 12-14, 2014. As much as a race and a fundraising event for Tyler Eklund, it's a communal kickoff gathering for the snowboard tribe. We were on hand to rally some berms and stretch the legs in a bit of early season powder...
The Rock And Roll Express: Video From Issue 12.3
Mervin MFG video man extraordinaire Tim Stanford jumped aboard The Rock And Roll Express and produced this edit from the synonymous feature in Issue 12.3. Jamie Lynn, Temple Cummins, Russell Winfield, Wes Makepeace, Jake Blattner, Rip Zinger and friends turn it up to 11 on the road to the Holy Bowly along with photographer Tim Zimmerman. Home School rips!