Rob Story

Rob Story

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You Wish You Were Here

These days, cutting-edge expeditions often happen because gear companies believe there's promotional gold in the combination of top outdoor athletes, dream adventures (like skiing first descents in...

Rob Story
Mar 15, 2010

The Goat Route

Ski tourists flock to the Haute Route of France and Switzerland. But ROB STORY and his buddies wanted more, so they skinned, pisted, off-pisted, and got pissed all the way across the westernmost Alps...

Rob Story
Dec 10, 2008

These Pictures Are Worth 2,965 Words

At least that's what veteran action photographer Tony Harrington told us. So when he assembled a team of world-class athletes and brought them to a secret spot in New Zealand where you can ski...

Rob Story
Apr 1, 2008

The Unretirement of Daron Rahlves

It goes like this: Chuck your reputation as America's greatest downhill skier, shred big lines in Alaska, tear through the X Games, then weigh a return to the Olympics in a wild new event.

Rob Story
Dec 27, 2007

The Great Yank-Euro Ski-Off

Who rules the freeskiing world of big air and deadly steeps—The technical European perfectionists or the up-all-night American hot-doggers? We brought Micah Black and Dominique Perret, the stars...

Rob Story
Mar 1, 2006

The New Alps

Here's why ten Winter Olympics have been staged high in the Alps: James Bond glamour, beautiful slopes, and raging après—ski that lasts till 3 a.m.

Peter Oliver, Kate Siber, Rob Story, and Bruce Hildenbrand
Feb 1, 2006

Euro Stash

From Italy's classic Sella Ronda to a new peak in the French Pyrenees, here's a primo selection of the best skiing on the continent

Rob Story, Philip D. Armour, and Bernice Notenboom
Dec 14, 2004

The Right Fluff

The Four Seasons Jackson Hole, which opened last year and is the chain's first hotel in snow country, does everything for its guests except ski: Attendants bring complimentary heated robes and towels...

Rob Story
Nov 1, 2004

Climb Every Mole Hill

The highest points in heartland states like Kansas and Iowa aren't much to look at, but when you knock off seven of them in a four-day, 3,000-mile blitz . . . well, let's just say the little bastards...

Rob Story
Mar 1, 2004

Montana

Here's the Beef

Steven Rinella, Sally Schumaier, Tim Sohn, Ki Bassett, Stephanie Pearson, Rob Story, Marshall McKinney, Kimberly Lisagor, and Tucker Teutsch III
Jul 1, 2003

Continental Drift

Get a fresh perspective on the Old Country: pedal, paddle, skate, and hike in these eight ruggedly charming European outposts

John Fox, Neal Thompson, Rob Story, Brad Wieners, and Andrew Taber
Jun 1, 2003

Windows on the Wild

Ten lodges where you can take it all in, and then launch an expedition out the back door

Robert Earle Howells, Peter Guttman, Dina Mishev, Charles Wohlforth, Tim Neville, Philip D. Armour, Misty Blakesley, Rob Story, Monte Burke, and Amy Marr
Apr 1, 2002

Be the Sag Wagon

How to pull off a bike tour on your own two wheels.

Rob Story
Jul 25, 2001

Legend of the Fall Line

Tom Burt cold have become the Tom Cruise of Tahoe's "Squawllywood." But he didn't—and that's just fine with him.

Rob Story
Feb 1, 2001