Adventure Journal (Issue 11)
What they say: Hey there! Adventure Journal 11 includes:
• Expedition ice skating. Yes, you read that right: A small cadre of bladed pioneers is rethinking how the far north is explored.
• What if cold were a place? Say, Cold National Park? Leath Tonino bivouacs on the top of one of Vermont’s highest peaks to investigate what it means to face the familiar in an unfamiliar way.
• The snowcat as collector’s item: You can pick up a used Tucker for less than the cost of a Tacoma. But should you?
• Every one of the world’s 14 tallest peaks has been scaled in winter, except one: K2. Here’s a look at the last winter fortress—and why resurgent nationalism might be what it takes to get on top.
• The secret language of inuksuit, the stone messengers of the north.
• What comes after an avalanche is all too often shame, embarrassment, denial, and PTSD. At long last, the snow community is tackling the emotional effects of an unintended slide.
What we say: Adventure Journal consistently delivers a taste of the outdoors and all corners of the globe, and Issue 11 continues to deliver. Make sure to have a blanket and hot cup of tea ready, and be prepare to be cold though, just reading its many pieces from snow bound locations will have you yearning for a trip to a beach in the Caribbean where it's warm!
https://www.adventure-journal.com/ (Published in Boulder, CO)