Celebrating 50 Years of Exploration

Celebrating 50 Years of Exploration

THE HISTORY – In 1966, a driven young climber tired of scavenging for quality gear from mail order and army surplus, took a few thousand dollars and created a global cultural institution. The North Face retail store at 308 Columbus Avenue in San Francisco’s...
Back in the Day

Back in the Day

We’ve been trolling back through the history books (thanks NZ Skier Magazine!) and reliving the glory days of old! Here’s an article Hamish Acland wrote back in 2011 explaining how The Freeski Open of NZ came to be, along with a few of its defining moments...