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Colorado’s Gnarliest Winter Climbing Finally Gets the Film it Deserves

As one of the most visited protected areas in the world, Rocky Mountain National Park harbors some of the most beautiful terrain in the lower 48. A short drive from Denver, CO, warm summers in the Park beckon visitors with lakes, high alpine hikes, and plenty of wildlife. Winters, however, completely change the Park. With extremely heavy snowfall and biting cold, access becomes a struggle, but a hardy group of skiers and climbers take advantage of the unique terrain to get after it every winter.

Local photographer and filmmaker John Dickey has spent the last few winters documenting a small group of climbers and their relationship with the gnarly mountains and heinous conditions in the Park. The short trailer for his film The Park gives us a brief look into what it takes to climb these ice and mixed routes in the dead of winter. 

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Seb Montaz’s Latest Skyrunning POV is Breathtaking
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Seb Montaz’s Latest Skyrunning POV is Breathtaking

Seb Montaz’s Latest Skyrunning POV is Breathtaking

French filmmaker Sebastien Montaz-Rosset is known for capturing some pretty obscure niches of the outdoor world on camera, making stunningly beautiful short films of stuff you’ve never heard of. Ever heard of skyrunning? It’s basically trail running over highly technical terrain at altitude, often with rock climbing and snowy conditions thrown in the mix. Montaz’s latest POV captures him sprinting along a ridge in Lofoten, Norway, only stopping to take the breathtaking views of the mountains

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Woman Bikes Ho Chi Minh Trail to Find Her Father’s Plane Crash Site
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Woman Bikes Ho Chi Minh Trail to Find Her Father’s Plane Crash Site

Woman Bikes Ho Chi Minh Trail to Find Her Father’s Plane Crash Site

Buy Blood Road here. Red Bull Media House's Blood Road documents the tale of ultra endurance mountain bike athlete Rebecca Rusch, as she chronicles her search for clues about her father's death in Vietnam War. Rusch and Vietnamese riding partner Huyen Nguyen, pedal 1,200 miles of the Ho Chi Minh Trail through the dense jungles of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Loas. Their goal, to reach the crash site, and final resting site of Rusch's father, a U.S. Air Force pilot shot down over 40 years ago.  Buy

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Nitro Circus Top 10 Crashes of All Time
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Nitro Circus Top 10 Crashes of All Time

Nitro Circus Top 10 Crashes of All Time

The crew at Nitro Circus love to push the boundaries of their chosen profession. This video shows the best crashes from the history of Nitro Circus. From BMX to bikes there is plenty of crashes to choose from. Keep it safe boys!