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The Spindrift Diaries: The Memoir of a Climber's Daughter, Part 3

This is the third in a three-part series excerpted from Laurel Holland's forthcoming book, Spindrift. Her father, Bill Holland, was killed while attempting an unroped descent of Slipstream, the 3,000-foot frozen waterfall in Alberta, Canada's Jasper National Park. His body was discovered 21 years later, a mile from the estimated site of his fall.

Laurel Holland
Jun 29, 2012

The Spindrift Diaries: The Memoir of a Climber's Daughter, Part 2

This is the second in a three-part series excerpted from Laurel Holland's forthcoming book, Spindrift. Her father, Bill Holland, was killed while attempting an unroped descent of Slipstream, the 3,000-foot frozen waterfall in Alberta, Canada's Jasper National Park. His body was discovered 21 years later, a mile from the estimated site of his fall.

Laurel Holland
Jun 28, 2012

The Spindrift Diaries: The Memoir of a Climber's Daughter, Part 1

This is the first in a three-part series excerpted from Laurel Holland's forthcoming book, Spindrift. Her father, Bill Holland, was killed while attempting an unroped descent of Slipstream, the 3,000-foot frozen waterfall in Alberta, Canada's Jasper National Park. His body was discovered 21 years later, a mile from the estimated site of his fall.

Laurel Holland
Jun 27, 2012

Land of the Lost

From paddling to biking to hiking, here are the top spots from Nova Scotia to the Northwest Territories

Kyle Dickman, Frederick Reimers, Tim Neville, Eric Hansen, Alex Hutchinson, Jonathan Yevin, and David Weible
Jun 18, 2012

Jenny Fletcher

No, you haven't met her somewhere before, and neither had we. Fletcher, a 33-year-old triathlete from Red Deer, Alberta, has spent the last five years coming up through the amateur-triathlon ranks, consistently winning her age group, and is poised to go pro in 2009. How does she practice jockeying against other hard-bodied type-A women who occasionally kick

Grayson Schaffer
Jan 29, 2009

The Bounty Up North

Savor our top 20 wild Canadian adventures (including 5 new parks) for heaping helpings of glacial lakes, alpine meadows, swift rivers, and snowcapped peaks

Apr 27, 2004

Trips of a Lifetime

Chase your travel dreams with 48 handpicked adventures guaranteed to satisfy every type of wandering soul

James Glave and Tim Sohn
Mar 1, 2004

Off the Beaten Park

Big Fun in 17 National Parks

Kimberly Brown Seely, Lisa Twyman Bessone, W. Hodding Carter, Seth Masia, Joe Yogerst, Sam Moulton, and Harriot Manley
Jun 1, 2003