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Mont Blanc is the highest peak in Europe.

The Differences Between Skiing in France and the USA (and Why France Might Be a Better Choice)

More vertical, huge mountains, cheaper lift tickets, and a uniquely European ski culture make a trip to France a must-do for snow-loving Americans. Vive le Telemark!

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How prepared are you for the ski seasnon?

How to Prep Your Gear for Ski Season: 5 Pro Tips

With ski season right around the corner, the slopes are calling. Here, how to make your gear as ready as you are. Telemark puts ridiculous forces on bindings, so double check your binding screws. ski screws, and look for any cracks in metal parts, especially toe cages.

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Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado USA

Insider's Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park

Not far from Bishop HQ, Rocky Mountain National Park has a wealth of exploration waiting. From towering summits to alpine lakes, take a tour of the best of RMNP.

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 The Colorado Trail (CT) stretches over 486-miles between Denver and Durango. Biking it is an adventure of a lifetime.

How to Bikepack the Colorado Trail

Mountain bike season is in full swing in our mountain town of Edwards, Colorado. Get inspired by this guide to biking this Rocky Mountain epic. In 2013, Richard Forbes biked the entire 486-mile Colorado Trail. Here, he provides a tell-all guide on how to do it right.

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With preparation and persistence, you can learn how to find your own private little slice of the great outdoors.

Pro Tips on How to Find Your Secret Wilderness Hideaway

Keep your thighs in telemark shape with a hike, and then meditate in peaceful nature on the flow of the freeheel turn. In today's increasingly crowded wilderness areas, it's more difficult—but not impossible—to find a coveted "secret" wilderness spot all your own. Here's how to do it.

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A few essential yoga poses are a great addition to the arsenal for any outdoor adventurer.

Ohm for the Outdoors: 5 Essential Yoga Moves for Adventurous Types

Yoga isn't just for the new age, crunchy granola telemark types anymore. Here, 5 essential yoga moves for adventurous types that will up your free heel flow. Bishop recommends Chair and Crescent lunge as essential poses for telemark turns.

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6 Reasons to Take a Mountain Biking Skills Course

6 Reasons to Take a Mountain Biking Skills Course

Mountain biking is the perfect summer complement to telemark skiing, and your tele legs will look awesome in bike shorts. Get better at shredding the dirt with a skills camp.

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7 Tips for Introducing Kids to Outdoor Activities

7 Tips for Introducing Kids to Outdoor Activities

 The health benefits of telemark skiing are well documented (in your thigh muscles).  You are an outdoor junky, and if you have kids you will bring them into the tribe. Do it right with the help of these 7 tips. Shred on!

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The Gnarliest Canyons in America

The Gnarliest Canyons in America

From the Appalachians to the Sierra Nevada, here's a look at some of the gnarliest canyons on the continent. What's your pick of the litter?

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