Antarctica/Aconcagua Gear Check: Medications/Perscriptions

If there is one thing I hate…it’s taking pills. I don’t really like to mess with my body, I rarely get sick enough to warrant taking prescription medications and I often to prefer to feel like crap than mask what my body is going through. That being said, you also want to stack the odds […]

Skiing Aconcagua Now On The Calendar

Alpenglow on the north side of Aconcagua. It’s funny that on Friday, his royal blogness announced his intentions of skiing Denali this spring, since on the same day I was making final arrangements to attempt another one of the Seven Summits. While booking my flights to and from Ushuaia on my way to Antarctica, I […]

Guest TR: Volcan Lanin, Argentina, By Chason Russell

Note: This trip report is part of the TetonAT Trip Report Contest. Chason is now in the running to win a FREE pair of Black Diamond skis based on viewer response and the TetonAT panel of judges! Good luck Chason!! A windy Volcan Lanin. An unsuccessful attempt in 2001, illusive yet again in 2006, and […]

Gribes goes to Acongcagua

Good luck to John Griber and Company on their way to Aconcagua to attempt to climb, and then ski/board the Polish Glacier Route. Their adventure will be fallowed closely on Doug Stoups website John is in the thick of it right now as far as adventure traveling goes…with a trip to India this winter […]