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Haynes on Everest: Part VII

A crew of New Englanders led by Paul Giorgio went to Everest in the spring of 2016 to gather footage for a traveling museum exhibit about the world’s tallest mountain. Along with accomplished filmmakers Scott Barber and Thom Pollard, Mount Washington Valley wildman Parker Haynes was there to assist in…

Nor’Easter report: Jay Powder Day

By Ian Ferguson My friend Levi and I both work at a ski area in the White Mountains, and earlier this week we contemplated our options for the upcoming storm. Should we ski inbounds at one of the resorts covered by our employee passes? Should we lap the local backcountry…

Jumping Big Nansen

Reviving the historic Nansen Ski Jump It was cold – one degree and windy – but that didn’t stop around a hundred northern New Hampshirites from trying to capture history on their smartphones. Tapping screens with bare fingers, they tried not to shiver while filming footage that won’t look anything…

The Transition Beer

What beer do backcountry skiers crave at the top of the skintrack? It’s an important question for science. We chased down more than 4,000 backcountry skiers in the alpine, the deep woods, the slackcountry and secret stashes across the Northeast to find answers. Actually, we just asked a Facebook group….

Haynes on Everest: Part VI

A crew of New Englanders led by Paul Giorgio is on Everest to gather footage for a traveling museum exhibit about the world’s tallest mountain. Along with accomplished filmmakers Scott Barber and Thom Pollard, Mount Washington Valley wildman Parker Haynes is there to assist in any way he can. Haynes…

Haynes on Everest: Part V

A crew of New Englanders led by Paul Giorgio is on Everest to gather footage for a traveling museum exhibit about the world’s tallest mountain. Along with accomplished filmmakers Scott Barber and Thom Pollard, Mount Washington Valley wildman Parker Haynes is there to assist in any way he can. Haynes…

Dawn Patrol: Tuckerman Ravine

Story and photos by Ian Ferguson Tom Chingas’ alarm went of at 3:30 this morning. At 4, we met at the scenic vista in Intervale, NH. Two hours later we arrived in the bowl of Tuckerman Ravine, the rising sun illuminating the left gully and a waterfall of snow blowing…

The Traverse

Story and photos by Steve Larson Nine hours northeast of Montreal, the tip of my nose begins to turn white. A bright and blustery Wednesday morning, with temperatures hovering around zero degrees Fahrenheit, operates as nature’s alarm clock for a group of six excited skiers. It’s day four of an…

Haynes on Everest: Part IV

A crew of New Englanders led by Paul Giorgio is on Everest to gather footage for a traveling museum exhibit about the world’s tallest mountain. Along with accomplished filmmakers Scott Barber and Thom Pollard, Mount Washington Valley wildman Parker Haynes is there to assist in any way he can. Haynes…

Check out the New Haven Race this weekend

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend that’s a little outside the norm, head to Bristol, VT to watch some of the best whitewater action in the northeast. Better yet, put your whitewater kayaking skills to the test. Event details here.