Nick Elson Sets New Grand Traverse Speed Record In The Tetons

Elson Beat A 16-Year-Old Grand Traverse Speed Record Originally Set In 2000 Tetons, Wyoming – On August 16, 2016 Canadian Nick Elson completed the Grand Traverse in 6:30:49 beating the previous record of 6 hours 49 minutes set by former Exum Guide Rolando Garibotti on August 26, 2000 . Garibotti beat Alex

Finger Mountain – 10,738′ – Madison Range – Montana

Climbing Finger Mountain In Montana’s Madison Range Location: Finger Mountain, Taylor Hilgard Unit, Lee Metcalf Wilderness, Beaverhead National Forest, Madison Range, Montana Type: Peak Rating: Grade II Class 3 Trailhead: Sentinel Creek Trailhead – 7,150′ Distance: 22.5 miles round trip Time: 8 to 12 hours round trip Finger MountainElevation: 10,738′

Watch G3’s Step Outside Episode 1: Wings

Based out of Squamish, British Columbia Jason Kruk gets after it on skis, in the air, and on a rope. Now G3 gives you a quick glimpse into the day in the life of Jason Kruk. Anyone else jealous of this guy? WINGS – G3’s ‘Step Outside’

This Week’s Backcountry News – August 15-21, 2016

Do you know what happened in the mountains this week? Here’s a selection of backcountry news, articles, posts, videos, photos, and other cool things that we think you’d like to know about. Enjoy! Red Mountain Turns To Crowdfunding To Raise Funds And Fight The Man – A