This week's Deeper Unplugged joins the Deeper crew and airplane pilot Drake Olsen in Alaska as he prepares to drop them in the remote Alaskan wilderness for the next 27 days. Olsen discusses the logistics and dangers of the mission noting, "Even though looking down on these cirques and glaciers they look flat but there's all these different features all the time. Pumps and rolls and crevasses….every place that we had looked at made me shutter with fear."
Two-time Olympian Elena Hight joined snowboarding legend and naturalist Jeremy Jones on a 10-day foot powered camping trip through the Californian Sierras. The adventure, which took them through 40-miles of John Muir Wilderness, brought them to the peaks of numerous unnamed mountains and awarded them unbelievable first descents. The whole adventure was documented in TGR's latest film endeavor, , which is packed with backcountry snowboarding and focuses on the importance of the natural world.
According to legend, hidden away somewhere on our planet, lies an elusive but wondrous mountain range with fields of snow just waiting to be carved. So far it has only existed in our imagination, but that hasn’t stopped snowboarder Nick Russell from trying to pinpoint its location. His only clue was that these mountains were massive and required complicated foot-powered travel. RELATED: Watch Elena Hight Travel the Sierra Backcountry in 4K His recent film, follows this quest, which starts
Driving from her home in British Columbia to Montana, Robin Van Gyn noticed something peculiar. Her destination, the Crazy Mountains, was nowhere to be found on any of the maps at the gas stations along the way. She thought it was a fluke at first, but it kept recurring. Confused, she eventually pointed to the map underneath the clerk’s counter and inquired about the elusive range. The clerk responded with bewilderment, no one seemed to know what she was talking about. Van Gyn walked back to