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Night Skiing With Style

Want to see some glorious creative skiing? Check this out!

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Banff Mountain Film Festival 2015

The Banff Mountain Film Festival is the largest, and one of the most prestigious, mountain festivals in the world. Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road and arrives in Leavenworth at the Festhalle on November 24.
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Sun Lakes-Dry Falls Trips

Sun Lakes - Dry Falls State Park near Coulee City offers a menu of relatively tame outdoor outings highlighted with a few dashes of craziness. That seems appropriate given that most of the region’s geologic history has been relatively tame...except for the occasional dash of extreme craziness.

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Swimming the Enchantments

You may have hiked, climbed, or skied the Enchantments. But have you swum them? Mike Rolf's Picture of the Week (diving into Isolation Lake) should inspire more outdoor enthusiasts to use this hot weather to make the plunge.

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Sage Hills Poker Ride

Join us for the first edition of the Uphill Dash, mountain-bike style. This is a mildly-competitive, fun event but NOT a race. It's a poker dash. Anyone with a mountain or cyclo-cross bike can participate, and all ages and skill levels are welcomed. Take a gamble and come play in the dirt with us.
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Prepare Yourselves for the Bavarian Battle

A battle is brewing: On June 21, the Third Annual Bavarian Battle wages at the Leavenworth Ski Hill. Racers will jump, slide, run, climb, and crawl their way to the end. On June 22 a new trail run will be staged in the same area.

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WenatcheeOutdoors Day - A Dog's View

My name is Moxie. The slave who serves me sometimes calls me 'Pigdog.' That’s a perfect name. It makes him think he is control, and there is no better slave than one who thinks he is in control. Humans are the least enlightened life form on the planet. And yet, ever so rarely, they concoct an enlightened idea... like WenatcheeOutdoors Day.

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Sliking: The Secret to Feeling Eight Again

Carolyn Grow Dailey writes about a sport unknown to most: ‘Sliking’ (a combination of sledding and hiking). It's fun, good exercise, and scenic. Better still, it unlocks your inner child and makes you feel like you're eight-years-old again.

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Gift Card Hunting

Somewhere out on the beautiful rolling hills of Dry Gulch lies a lonely gift card waiting to be discovered for a higher purpose; to be used on quality outdoor sports equipment at Sports and Fitness Outlet in Wenatchee. But who will be the one to conquer Dry Gulch and pursue this dream of redemption?
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Rockfest 2013

No, Mick Jagger isn't coming to Leavenworth. Instead, you can develop moves like Mick Cragger at the thirteenth annual Rockfest, presented June 15 by the American Alpine Club. The festival will feature climbing clinics at Peshastin Pinnacles State Park, a BBQ dinner, a slideshow by acclaimed climber John Frieh, and camping at Gibbs Farm.