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MK Ambassador, AJ Linnell, Recounts His Recent Trip to the Grand Tetons
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MK Ambassador, AJ Linnell, Recounts His Recent Trip to the Grand Tetons

My wife and I don’t celebrate Christmas, so with high pressure sitting over the Tetons it seemed like the perfect day to explore the alpine with my buddy John Fitzgerald. The thermometer in his car registered -5 fahrenheit when we got out to start skinning at 5:30am, with starry skies […]

MK Ambassador, Adam Jensen, Discusses His Winter Adventures in Montana
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MK Ambassador, Adam Jensen, Discusses His Winter Adventures in Montana

Winter has hit Montana hard this year, but in a very good way. More snow than we know what to do with. Not conducive to riding bikes, but great for other forms of recreating. A crew of cyclists and I hit up a weekend at Big Sky, proclaiming it Man […]

MK Ambassador, Eddie Gianelloni, Describes His Trip to the Izu Peninsula
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MK Ambassador, Eddie Gianelloni, Describes His Trip to the Izu Peninsula

Our trip to the Izu Peninsula was a blast. We drove down the beautiful east coast to our hotel on Wednesday to our temporary home, the Star Hotel. The hotel was OK but we had private onsen access that was killer. An onsen overlooking the Pacific Ocean is very cool. […]

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MK Ambassador, Nick Furlong, Describes Living the Mountain Life as a Ski Instructor at Showdown Montana

Well, let’s be honest. I am a paid ski bum. If you are not familiar with the life of a ski instructor, it goes something like this: Wake up, eat, sleep on the shuttle to work, ski, eat, ski, drink, sleep on the shuttle home, eat, sleep and repeat. If […]

MK Ambassador, Stephen Ausherman, Reports from the Field
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MK Ambassador, Stephen Ausherman, Reports from the Field

I recently started fieldwork for the second edition of 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Albuquerque. The selection process is never easy. That much range gives you access to six national forest ranger districts, four national monuments, four federally designated wilderness areas, a national wildlife refuge, a national preserve, and at […]