Monthly Archives: June 2019

This weeks links (2019-06-17)

In brief: * GRL #263 | Lucy Bartholomew & The 2019 Western States 100 🍉👍 * Is Arapiles Next? (2019-Jun-18) [Save Grampians Climbing] ❝ Many climbers have voiced concern about the future of climbing at Arapiles after seeing the dramas … Continue reading

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Sobremesa

Sobremesa (Spanish, n.) /sobriˈmeza/ Communing around the table, talking around the table after eating. Sobremesa describes the “culturally vital tradition” of meals with family and friends. lit. over/on/above table ❝ Sobremesa is the Spanish tradition of relaxing at the table … Continue reading

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Wednesday Win (2019-JUN-12)

Kungsleden with Emelie Forsberg | Salomon TV In 2018, Emelie Forsberg went back to her homeland to attempt a Fastest Known Time (FKT) in the Kungsleden Trail, a hiking trail in the Swedish Lapland that boasts spectacular wilderness and is … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-06-10)

In brief: * Amanda Eller, Hiker Lost in Hawaii Forest, Is Found Alive After 17 Days (2019-May-25) [NY Times] * Yoga teacher Amanda Eller after rescue from Hawaii forest: ‘I chose life’ (2019-May-25) [abc News] ❝ “There were times of … Continue reading

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An Evening About Backcountry

❝ Hello skiers and boarders! Kick off the winter season with a night all about backcountry. Learn about safety, locations, gear and news about riding the off piste terrain in Australia. The evening will be complimented with drinks, snacks and … Continue reading

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Wednesday Win (2019-JUN-05)

Danny MacAskill x adidas Outdoor : Welcome to the Family Over 100 Years Of Trad Climbing History The Arc’teryx Lakeland Revival helps to preserve classic Lake District trad routes that might otherwise be forgotten. We travelled there to discover the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes‬ #290 – 30 years later

❝ A hundred tanks along the square One man stands and stops them there Someday soon the tide’ll turn and I’ll be free I’ll be free, I’ll be free I’ll come home to my country Someday soon the tide’ll turn … Continue reading

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Protected: Banff Mountain Film Festival 2019 (YouTube Reprise)

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saunter

❝ Hiking – “I don’t like either the word or the thing. People ought to saunter in the mountains – not hike! Do you know the origin of that word ‘saunter?’ It’s a beautiful word. Away back in the Middle … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-06-03)

In brief: * The 2019 Summer Solstice Microadventure Challenge (2019-May-30) [Alastair Humphreys] This year the summer solstice falls at 5pm on Friday 21st of June. That means an Australian Winter Solstice Microadventure Challenge! June Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, … Continue reading

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