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Into The Mind Sherpas Cinema Trailer

2013 Missoula Fall Mountain Ski Movie Tour

Here’s the schedule for this year’s mountain movie tour in Missoula. This includes mostly “steep and deep” ski movies (aka “ski porn”) as well as the annual best of the Banff Mountain Film Festival world tour, Reel Rock, Sherpas Cinemas, and more. Go here to see movie dates for these …

Into The Mind Sherpas Cinema Trailer

2013 Portland Mountain Ski Movie Tour

Here’s the schedule for this year’s mountain movie tour in Portland, USA. This includes mostly “ski porn,” aka “steep and deep” ski movies as well as the annual best of the Banff Mountain Film Festival world tour, Teton Gravity Research TGR, Reel Rock, Sherpas Cinemas, and more. Go here to …

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Skiing Saint Mary Peak, May 2013

Yup, we did it! Nick and I bagged this 9,351-foot Montana Bitterroot classic. Again. (Summit number 6 or so with me, this may be my most-visited summit!) We packed way to much stuff and spent the night an hour or so up the trail, to get a head start the …

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Mt. St. Helens, May 2013

I finally made it to the summit of Mt. St. Helens, Washington, again, in May. The last time I was up top was during my late Teewinot’s last climb. MSH is a fantastic, easy climb with over 5500 feet of elevation gain. I took my time, many breaks, and summited …

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Katt visits Astoria and Ptown, April 2013

Katt visited me in Portland back in April – it had been a few months since we’d seen each other, and we made the most of it – We managed to climb Silver Star Mountain (awesome!), visit her parents, visit the boys in Astoria, have a beer at Fort George …

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Turns All Year – Month 5

Last week I managed to eek out Month 5 of my “Turns All Year” project, that is, skiing EVERY month of the year. I started the project back in October by hiking 12 miles round-trip in Glacier National Park to get a few turns on the Grinnell Glacier with Don …

On our return flight from Hot Springs we witnessed an awesome sunset. Copyright Katt McClaine

Another flying milestone

On our “Superbowl Sunday,” Katt and I flew over to Hot Springs, Montana and enjoyed a couple hours of soaking at Symes Hot Springs. It was wonderful! The tiny Hot Springs airport has a courtesy car! Sweet! In the process, I finished my first log book after almost 12 years …