Climate Change

Stormy skiing in Val d’Isere

January 22, 2018 denalimi973 0

  The avalanche risk on Friday was 4/5 but we managed some great skiing in the trees and off the edge of the piste and with the risk at 3/5 on Saturday we opened up […]

Alps

The Big Melt

December 3, 2017 denaliobserver 0

  It took a long time for the Earth to create the Alps—a lot longer than it’s taking humans to wreck them. The Alpine mountain range first rose an estimated 44 million years ago, when […]