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Fundraiser for Vancouver Island Avalanche Bulletin January 31st

Photos of the Vancouver Island Backcountry Festival by Dave Silver. From the Facebook page: “In it’s seventh iteration this super fun event has become an annual feature on the calendar of island outdoor enthusiasts. The formula is pretty simple: you turn up at the Riding Fool Hostel on Saturday evening 31 January. You enjoy some […]

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Vertfest and CMC partners again for 2015

Vertfest is returning to Alpental on February 14 and 15, 2015 and, once again, Coast Mountain Culture is a proud sponsor. As the second stop on what has become a four stage Vertfest Tour including stops at Mt Bachelor, OR, Snow King, WY, and Brighton, UT, the 8th annual Vertfest at Alpental is brought to you by the […]

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Patagonia crew continues to #find_away in Chamonix

Through the windows of the Aiguille du Midi cable car some of the most technical and high-consequence ski terrain in the world can be observed—for only the price of a ticket—but stepping through the door to put yourself at the top of one of those lines requires much more. In the this film by Bjarne […]

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Review: Mountain Hardwear Torshun Jacket

The Torshun is a “full-featured, 3-layer alpine climbing shell with superior articulation. Made for the serious climber.” After a few months of wearing this in tempestuous Vancouver Island weather, our tester found that it had sweet and easy mobility, probably due to a great fit. It’s amazing how often climbing and outdoor jackets tout technical […]

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Acre Supply Releases The Faroe Merino Wool Pullover

This thing looks rad. Stay tuned on the CMC and KMC blogs for a review. Press release: The Faroe is an essential piece of the ACRE apparel system. Constructed using soft, lightweight Merino wool that can be worn as a next-to-skin base layer or as a simple hooded pullover. Merino wool naturally regulates body temperature […]

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