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Our Top 10 Most-Read Mountain Stories in 2020

A year unlike any other, 2020 pushed us forward and backwards all at once. It also pushed us outside and into new ways of exploring and connecting. We noticed this theme, subtle but strongly rooted, winding through the Crowfoot Media content that our readers loved most this past year. [...]

Scrambling Safely: Q+A with a Public Safety Specialist

Not quite hiking, not quite climbing: scrambling, as we call it, is a phenomenal way to reach summits and gain those lofty views. But while scaling certain peaks may not require ropes and harnesses, scrambling takes you into inherently dangerous terrain where a mistake could have enormous consequences. Crowfoot Media's Editor-in-Chief checks in with Paddy Jerome (Public Safety Specialist with Alberta Environment and Parks - Kananaskis Region) for his best scrambling safety advice. [...]