We took a sigh of relief as we watched the last building leave our sight and the truck tires hit the dirt. There’s no other feeling like being far away, out of service and out of touch with the technological filled world.
Jelena believes that a community makes all the difference when it comes to an experience both over seas and at home. She’s now done two more additional seasons in Branäs since her travels abroad and what she loves about Branäs is in fact, the community. A tight knit community where everyone knows each other and gets along becomes a family of sorts.
To some, working a ski season can be a sense of passage in life. Many individuals who go for their first experience come between the ages of 18-23 which coincides well with either high school graduation and/or university graduation.
Now, we are finally getting a chance to see clearly how much time and energy we were wasting prior to being in lockdown, when the world was our oyster, and we were free to pretty much go anywhere and do anything we pleased.
Here at Coalatree we wanted to offer some tools on how to stay grounded and find peace during such uncertain times. We figure we should take the extra time we have as an opportunity to create healthy habits while we stay at home and stay safe.
Women began rock climbing in 1779, which is when the first female ascent was recorded, according to Climbing.com. Since then, female climbers have taken their place in the outdoors as strong crag chasers, developing communities and changing their lives in the process.
From a handful of passionate advocates working to preserve the Wasatch Mountains from the threat of ski resort expansion, Save Our Canyons has grown to become one of the foremost grassroots advocacy groups engaged in conservation issues in the state of Utah.
The world is filled with amazing sights and sounds, and one way to capture and preserve these once-in-a-lifetime sights is through the art of photography. But just like any hobby, outdoor photography also requires the right sort of gear, so if you're just starting out then here are some tips to consider.
Waddup, my name is Tyke James, I am a musician, minimalist and I live in my van. Last October I was on a west coast tour with my friends Skylar (@skilla__eebs) and Jenn (@jennblosil). I was lucky enough to have sponsored by the one and only Coalatree.