Ryan Wichelns is a freelance journalist and climber based in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains. His favorite missions are the random, unaesthetic snow and ice covered heaps in the middle of nowhere that require a weeklong scree-choked slog to maybe climb. ”Why” is not the right question.
A popular Pieps beacon is facing an internet boycott after a professional skier's turned off in an avalanche.
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