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Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard at his Tin Shed blacksmith shop in Ventura, California.

Yvon Chouinard Tells Some Stories

Looking back on avalanches survived, the glories of backcountry skiing, and the golden age of Yosemite rock climbing, the Patagonia founder argues for a life of adventure.

Spring 2020 Fiction Picks

From Silicon Valley to Butthole Surfer, buried mystery to a reinvention of the West, Alexandra Chang, Gibby Haynes, C Pam Zhang, and Sara Sligar author spring’s must-read fiction. 

Legends on Stone

When Alex Honnold rocked the climbing world by scaling the face of El Capitan without tools or rope, he was following the handholds of Yosemite legends — and extending and exceeding their exploits.


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