Late season 2017. Samuel Anthamatten, Markus Eder, & Leo Slemett head to Svaneti Georgia to hopefully climb Ushba and make a first descent on skis. This mystical 4710m mountain in the Caucasus Mountains is very remote and must be accessed on foot. Before the ascent the crew gets to warm up the legs and experience some of the best skiing they have ever had in a wild heli-ski session in epic conditions.
Just another Monday for JOB and the crew living the dream on the North Shore.
An elk hunter is fortunate to be alive after being mauled by a grizzly bear Saturday morning in the Montana wilderness. Bob Legasa, who suffered a broken arm and facial wounds during the attack, was recovering Monday in a Bozeman hospital. On Sunday he told the Coeur (…)
A former fisheries officer in New Zealand was surfing alone off Makorori on Friday when a small orca he initially thought was a shark checked him out before spinning him around on his surfboard in a “nightmarish” encounter. “I think it got caught in my (…)
Originate with Michelle Parker explores the cultures of backcountry skiing and the dramatic evolution that has happened over the last 20 years. In this first episode, the backstory of Michelle Parker is told by her peers, family, and friends. From quitting ski racing in high (…)
Springtime in LAAX calls for a little family vacation with the RK1 crew.
View this post on Instagram good dayyyy 🌸 A post shared by Chloe Kim (@chloekim) on Oct 14, 2018 at 7:26am PDT Chloe Kim, the halfpipe gold medalist at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, added to her impressive resume over the (…)
On the last day of a month-long angling adventure based in Madeira, southwest of Portugal, Gary Carter and crew spotted the largest blue marlin they had seen the entire trip. But rather than reach for a big-game fishing rod, Carter requested a 20-pound outfit designed for (…)
When you’re exploring far-off places, it helps to be ready for just about everything. On a recent sailing trip through a remote part of the Pacific, a crew from Patagonia made the most of the ever-changing conditions, scoring all-time kiting, fishing, surfing and (…)
In 1968, five friends set out on a 5,000-mile road trip in a white Ford van bound for South America. They packed surfboards, skis, and climbing gear and documented the whole trip on a 16mm Bolex camera. From Ventura, California to a first ascent on Cerro Fitz Roy, with a (…)