Meet Stephen Matera: Professional Outdoor Photographer

Meet Stephen Matera: Professional Outdoor Photographer Posted on January 20, 2013 by Elizabeth Kovar Meet one the photographers behind many images featured on The Clymb. Professional outdoor photographer, Stephen Matera, shares insights and details into the exciting life as an outdoor, sport, lifestyle, and landscape photographer. How long have you been a photographer?  I have been shooting for 17 years […]

Top 6 Places to Spot Bears

IN NATURE, PHOTOS Top 6 Places to Spot Bears Posted by: Elizabeth Kovar on Jan 18, 2013 | No Comments Viewing bears in nature is a magnificent experience, especially for photographers.  These powerful, yet majestic, creatures seen in the natural environment is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Outdoor enthusiasts who decide to travel to bear country must be cautious […]

Adventure Cruises for Everyone

IN PHOTOS Adventure Cruises for Everyone Posted by: Elizabeth Kovar on Jan 17, 2013 | No Comments   Cruising is known to be relaxing, restorative and luxurious.  However, tour companies now offer smaller and more adventurous cruises for those who seek more than spa treatments and extensive buffets. Get ready for an integration of luxury and adventure at some of […]

2013 Outdoor Photo Contests

IN NEWS, PHOTOS 2013 Outdoor Photo Contests Posted by: Elizabeth Kovar on Jan 16, 2013 | No Comments   Outdoor pursuits are more than an adventurous escape. When all said and done, what was once an exciting reality turns into a fond memory. And these memories are usually captured via photography. Do something with your photographic memory this new year […]

Top 10 Luxury Ski Resorts & Hotels

IN OUR FAVORITE LOCALES Top 10 Luxury Ski Resorts and Hotels Posted by: Elizabeth Kovar on Jan 14, 2013 | No Comments It’s not always possible to camp out in the backcountry and as so, if you’re going to be booking a room, it may as well be the best of the best. These 10 luxury ski resorts hotels […]

Staying Balanced in a Modern World

Staying balanced is hard, especially in this modern world. Increased job duties, constant connection to technology and economical hardships are just some of the stressors that make it hard to stay balanced. Check out my interview, located in podcast form, on the Matter of Balance Show with Kristen Rzasa. http://ftns.co/shows/a-matter-of-balance/?show=celebrating-movement-celebrating-life  

New Year. Another New Resolution

  NEW YEAR, ANOTHER NEW RESOLUTION Written by Elizabeth Kovar on Tuesday, 08 January 2013 13:50. www.oregonsportsnews.com It’s that time of year where we overcome the fatigue from holiday eating and traveling. Now it is time to get back into that healthy lifestyle of eating healthy foods and working out. However, one question to ask is: […]

Love Dogs? Love snow? Meet Dogsledding!

Love Dogs? Love Snow? Meet Dog Sledding Posted on December 19, 2012 by Elizabeth Kovar ‘Tis the prime season of winter sports where outdoor pursuits of skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing are in abundance. A less commonly thought about winter activity, dogsledding, is a unique and adventurous sport that glides you through beautiful scenery and landscapes.  […]

Six Heli-Skiing Destinations in North America

IN ENVIRONMENT, NATURE, SKI/SNOW 6 Heli-Skiing Destinations in North America Posted by: Elizabeth Kovar on Dec 24, 2012 | No Comments Heli-skiing is about as exhilarating as winter sports get. The helicopter ride in itself is a rush, but to have full access to miles of pristine, unconquered terrain is an experience worth adding to the bucket list. Yet, heli-skiing isn’t for […]

Hike Your Way Around the Globe

IN OUR FAVORITE LOCALES Seven Strenuous Hikes Found ‘Round the World Posted by: Elizabeth Kovar on Dec 12, 2012 | No Comments Hiking is a blissful experience, especially when the challenge treats you to a rewarding, scenic view. For those who enjoy a heart-pumping experience and international scenery, these trails feature nothing but stimulation for the senses. Skyline Trail […]