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Above: Fletcher Chouinard on a virgin right-hander. Photo: Michael Kew

Coral Refuge, Ocean Deep – An Excerpt from “Crossings”

By Michael Kew   |   Apr 16, 2012 April 16, 2012

  From “Coral Refuge, Ocean Deep,” Chapter 8 WOULD THEY DO IT IN PARIS? It’s the second T-shirt I’ve seen today that poses this question, a lingering sting of animosity toward France’s three decades of nuclear testing in L’Archipel. France ignored a 1973 World Court request to stop the practice,… Read More

Above: Morning meditation in Bishop, California. Photo: Andrew Burr

Van Yoga

By Lydia Zamorano   |   Feb 28, 2012 February 28, 2012

13 tips for on-the-road yoga when it’s too cold to practice outdoors: 1. Have at least a 6 by 3 foot level floor, and a nice traveling companion who doesn’t mind making space for your swinging limbs. 2. The more height the better. A fiberglass… Read More

Back to Patagonia – Part 4

Back to Patagonia – Part 4

By Crystal Thornburg-Homcy   |   Jan 12, 2012 January 12, 2012

After more than a week camping in Patagonia with Jamie Sterling, Jack McCoy, and Mel and Kenny, founders of 1% for the Planet member Sol Raiz Organics, along with their crew,… Read More

Above: Because the temperature was fairly mild, we kinda forgot about the shorter daylight hours of winter. We got back to the base in the dark and had to hike out by iPhone light and the flash of the lighthouse beacon. Photo: JT

Sicily Climbing Vacation

By Brittany Griffith   |   Dec 23, 2011 December 23, 2011

“Why would you come to Sicily to climb when you live in Utah?” the svelte Swiss woman asked in a barely detectible, yet posh accent. I looked at her blankly for a few seconds, wondering if she was attempting “second-language humor” or if she was indeed serious. “Uh, we… Read More

Back to Patagonia – Part 3

Back to Patagonia – Part 3

By Crystal Thornburg-Homcy   |   Dec 15, 2011 December 15, 2011

I made my way through the Pumalín Park area in Patagonia. Fjord Quintupeu was my next destination along with fellow surfer Jamie Sterling, Sol Raiz Organics, and filmmaker Jack McCoy. We paddled our kayaks into… Read More

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