After spending a summer off the snow for the first time in years — rehabbing from surgery to repair a torn left ACL forced his hand — The North Face freeskier Tom Wallisch feels refreshed and reinvigorated. Now …

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Breaking Down: Escape from the Jungle

[Words: Emily Harrington] We sat huddled together next to a tiny fire under a bamboo shed in the middle of the jungle. Our group consisted of Renan and Cory, one motorbike driver, and an old woman, whose home I’d presumed we …

Featured Activity: Mountain Athletics

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Give Training Scope with Mountain Athletics

Renegade Man Makers, Craig Specials, Donkey Kicks, Quadzilla. It’s pre-ski-season training time for The North Face big-mountain skier Griffin Post. Whether he’s shredding steeps with friends or filming a segment for a ski movie, Griffin knows it’s the work he …

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News from The North Face®/ November 6, 2014

Kit DesLauriers Named a Nat Geo Adventurer of the Year

Recognized for both her part in a scientific study in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) and her life accomplishments as a ski mountaineer, including becoming the first person to ski down the Seven Summits (the highest peaks on each continent), The North Face athlete Kit DesLauriers has been named a 2014/2015 Adventurer of the Year …