miles clark

The Legend of the South American Santa Rosa Storm | Myth vs. Reality

July 28th, 2013 by
storm sinking ship

The Santa Rosa is a Legendary Storm that hits the Andes mountain range every year and leaves so much snow that people generally don’t even survive to count it all. … Read More

Swimming & Cliff Jumping at God’s Bath | Best Swimming Hole in CA

May 3rd, 2013 by
cliff jumping god’s bath california

G These photos truly don’t do it justice.  This is one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been.  There are hundreds of places like this in California that are all … Read More


February 26th, 2013 by
Red Bull Corinth Gap

I got to thinking about this topic last night when my mom, a hard core equestrian, came home with 4 ribs broken near her spine, a hematoma (huge bruise) the … Read More

How Does Society View the American Ski Bum? | Useless or Needed?

October 24th, 2012 by
winner goggle tan contest winner What is the USA’s take on the American ski bum? Do they respect the ski bum?  Do they envy the ski bum?  Do they appreciate … Read More

BEER – Proven to be Good After Sports Drink [from the archives]

August 2nd, 2012 by
beer is good after sports drink

photo: It’s springtime – you ski for 3 hours in the slush, you’re done by 1pm and….you’re drinking at the Chammy. Is drinking right after exercising smart?  Of F$%king … Read More

Sources of FRIDAY THE 13th Superstition | Knights of the Templar & The Goddess Frigga

July 13th, 2012 by
Knights of the Templar burn at the stake

Knights of the Templar being burned at the stake by the French. It’s potentially safer to drive on Friday the 13th according to the Dutch Centre for Insurance Statistics who … Read More

LAKE TAHOE, Ca vs. BARILOCHE, Arg? | Which is More BEAUTIFUL? | Incredible Photos of Both

July 12th, 2012 by
Bariloche argentina, lake tahoe california

Let the Rivalry begin! If you’ve been to both of these places, then you’ve got an opinion on this topic.  If you haven’t, you still should.  Bariloche is the Lake … Read More

The 10th Mountain Division | The Men That Started America’s Ski Industry

May 28th, 2012 by
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The 10th Mountain Division.  That name is legendary in the ski & snowboard industry.  But, I don’t think many of us know much about them.   I’ve looked into this … Read More

Cinco de Mayo | NOT Mexican Independence day!

May 5th, 2012 by
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Ok, I know that Cinco de Mayo is basically about getting hammered at your favorite Mexican restaurant and squirting lime in the eye of your best friend. But, Cinco de … Read More

Still Great in Valdez, AK

April 16th, 2012 by
Miles Clark, plus background music. Zach Paley photo.

  This spring has been all time up in Alaska. Not only has a massive amount of snow provided a great base, but the weather has been unusually clear for … Read More