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    being warm, comfortable, and safe
        is to get cold, tired, and scared
Jocelyn traversing the solid handrail on Shipton, with Cummins and Tusk glaciers below.

Jocelyn on Shipton, Clemenceau, Rocky Mtns, British Columbia.

Barend and crevasse, Tusk glacier, Rocky mtns, British Columbia

Barend and crevasse, Tusk glacier, Rocky mtns, British Columbia

Trekking across the Lyell Icefield, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

Trekking across the Lyell Icefield, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

Jocelyn and Annie traversing Silvertip Mt., with Sir Sandford behind. Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia

Jocelyn and Annie on Silvertip, Sandford Range, Selkirks, B.C.

Rob mountain biking on Zippity-Do-Da, Fruita, Colorado

Rob on Zippity-Do-Da, Fruita, Colorado

Lyle on Mt. Lefroy summit ridge. Banff National Park, Canada.

Lyle on Mt. Lefroy summit ridge, Banff National Park, Canada.

The upper bowl

Alex in the upper bowl, Kananaskis Park, Alberta

Climbing up Bow Glacier into the storm

Into the storm on Bow Glacier, Banff National Park, Canada

Paula on ridge traverse, Valkyr Lodge, British Columbia

Paula on ridge traverse, Valkyr Lodge, British Columbia

Alex in Kananaskis Park, Alberta

Alex in Kananaskis Park, Alberta

Team on Whiterose, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

Team on Whiterose, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

Climbers ascending Crimean Peak, Adamants, British Columbia.

Climbers on Crimean Peak, Adamants, British Columbia

Doug and Marty in Bartlett Wash, Moab, Utah

Doug and Marty in Bartlett Wash, Moab, Utah

Shawn at Jumbo Pass, Selkirk/Purcell Mountains, British Columbia

Shawn at Jumbo Pass, British Columbia

Brian on Expert's Choice, Waterton National Park, Alberta

Brian on Expert’s Choice, Waterton National Park, Alberta

Jocelyn gazing at Dent du Geant, on hike up Mer du Glace, Chamonix, France

Jocelyn gazing at Dent du Geant, Mer du Glace, Chamonix, France

Helicopter arrival, Jumbo Pass, British Columbia, Canada

Heli arrival, Jumbo Pass, British Columbia, Canada

Climbers on Mt. Athabasca, Banff National Park, Canada

Climbers on Mt. Athabasca, Banff National Park, Canada

Nigel descending Mt Wooley, Jasper National Park, Alberta

Nigel descending Mt Wooley, Jasper National Park, Alberta

Rob on Guacamole, St. George Utah

Rob on Guacamole, St. George, Utah

Descending Silvertip, Sir Sandford Range, Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia

Descending Silvertip, Sir Sandford Range, Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia

Josef touring at Sunrise lodge, Golden British Columbia

Josef touring at Sunrise lodge, Golden, British Columbia

Skinning up Perfect Glacier, Sorcerer Lodge, British Columbia

Skinning up Perfect Glacier, Sorcerer Lodge, British Columbia

Andrea night skiing at Powder Creek Lodge, British Columbia, Canada

Andrea at Powder Creek Lodge, British Columbia, Canada

Rob on Gooseberry Mesa, St. George, Utah

Rob on Gooseberry Mesa, St. George, Utah

Approaching Thor Pass, Adamant Range, British Columbia

Approaching Thor Pass, Adamant Range, British Columbia

Julia descending Video Peak, Glacier National Park, Rogers Pass, British Columbia

Julia descending Video Peak, Glacier National Park, British Columbia

Brent at Bartlett Wash, Moab, Utah

Brent at Bartlett Wash, Moab, Utah

Nathalie and Scott on Harpoon Ridge, ACC Battle Range Camp, Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia

Nathalie and Scott on Harpoon Ridge, Selkirks, British Columbia

Josef in deep powder, Kananaskis Country, Alberta

Josef in deep powder, Kananaskis Country, Alberta

Kai unicycling Slick Rock, Moab, Utah

Kai unicycling Slick Rock, Moab, Utah

Briethorn summit ridge, Zermatt, Switzerland

Briethorn summit ridge, Zermatt, Switzerland

John's approaching the west summit ridge, Mt. Clemenceau, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

John’s team on Mt. Clemenceau, Rocky Mtns, British Columbia

Marc and Alex on Piggy Plus, Kananaskis Park, Alberta

Marc and Alex on Piggy Plus, Kananaskis Park, Alberta

John and Paula crossing glacial stream, Sandford Range, British Columbia

John and Paula crossing glacial stream, Sandford Range, British Columbia

Don and John rappelling off Whiterose, Alexandra camp, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

Don and John rappelling Whiterose, Rocky Mtns, British Columbia

Jim, Rick and Rick hiking up the glacier.  Whiterose (L), Rosepetal and Cockcomb (R) peaks behind. Rocky Mountains, British Columbia.

Alexandra ACC camp, Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

Phil and Josef heading towards Mt. Collie

Heading towards Mt. Collie, Wapta Icefields, Banff and Yoho National Park, Canada

Adam at Sorcerer Lodge, Selkirks, BC

Adam at Sorcerer Lodge, Selkirks, BC

Andrea on Dome Glacier, Glacier National Park, BC

Andrea on Dome Glacier, Glacier National Park, BC