HAPPY CANADA DAY Puja Ceremony at Everest Base Camp 2010 with Al Hancock’s large Canadian Flag. Beautiful Buddhist Prayer Flags streamed all around. Celebrate our great Nation and Spirit July 1 2017. Muddy wet trails mountain biking at its best. “GO FOR IT”. Live Life or Go Home. Lac des Seize Iles with Marc-Antoine Laporte.…Details
I have now completed climbing Mt. Elbrus, June 2nd (Europe) and Kilimanjaro, June 11th (Africa). This was my 2nd time climbing these two mountains. In 2012 I also climbed them in my quest to climb the 7 Summits (highest mountain on every continent) which was an eight year project I reached in 2014. Now as…Details
BBC NEWS Mount Everest: Min Bahadur Sherchan dies attempting record An 85-year-old Nepali man who was attempting to become the oldest person to climb Mount Everest has died at base camp, Nepali officials say. Min Bahadur Sherchan, a former British Gurkha soldier, was trying to reclaim the record from Japan’s Yuichiro Miura, who climbed Everest…Details
My favorite back-country mountain biking marshes. In 2 weeks there will be a lush blanket of green. So great to be back in the saddle after winter. I love 4 seasons and the wonderful contrast of sports you do in winter and summer. Can’t imagine biking all year – nor skiing all year. TOUCHING NATURE…Details
Beautiful sunny warm Spring day hiking in the Laurentians with Marc-Antoine Laporte. Woodpecker made quite a hit striking for his lunch.
TOUCHING Nature is touching your SOUL.
Super day – Super snow – Super Back-Country Skiing
Sunny, Spring in the air. Nature is 10x Cheaper than Therapy. What are you waiting for?
Touching NATURE is Touching Your Soul.
Frozen waterfalls that sometimes happen overnight and big wall Ice Walls made to climb. Either way, each is one of a kind and extraordinarily beautiful. They are so inviting to photograph and climb.
Mike Cohen (February 15, 2017) A REMARKABLE MAN: Montrealer Theodore Frederic Fairhurst, who turns 70 in April, has had several careers as a fine artist, entrepreneur, high-altitude mountain climber and a public speaker. He has climbed the Seven Summits, including Mount Everest and recently found himself in a jungle in Papua New Guinea. There he got separated from his…Details
Long day yesterday training at Park Orford for some big challenges coming soon. Keep tuned.
“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” Howard Thurman
Do Not over-indulge in the GREAT OUTDOORS. It may reduce anxiety, heart disease, inflammation, cancer. It may extend your life.
Another superb day with Marc-Antoine Laporte on back-country skis in the beautiful Laurentians in Quebec.
Great back-country powder skiing in sun and minus 17°. Found our way out after dark feeling fantastic.Lifestyle, attitude, mindset.
Fun day biking 1st time on fat tire bikes at Oka in the season’s first snowfall with friends Marc Antoine Laporte and Hal Myers. We plan to go back for MORE soon.