Rainy Day Chugach Traverse
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« Trip Reports on Winterbear.com Rainy Day Chugach Traverse 27.5-mile traverse through the heart of central Chugach State Park July 25-26, 2020 I looked at the forecast again. “I don’t really feel like going,” I told my girlfriend. “You need … Read More

The Bomber Traverse Map [wholesale]
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Current edition of the Bomber Traverse Map in wholesale quantities. Wholesale orders are delivered by hand.

Please do not place a wholesale order unless you are an approved wholesaler.

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Castner Glacier ice caves
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« Trip Reports on Winterbear.com Castner Glacier Ice Caves Three Jan-Feb 2020 trips to the Castner Glacier ice caves January 25, January 30, and February 4, 2020 The word “otherworldly” gets used a lot when describing outdoor places, and it’s … Read More

The Bomber Traverse Map [18×24″ wall display map]
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18×24″ Bomber Traverse wall display map in the current edition (2.2), printed by one of the West Coast’s best print shops on Mitsubishi Diamondjet Satin paper. If you’d like a copy of the Bomber Traverse Map to frame or display on your walls, this is the version to get.

A portion of every sale is donated to the Mountaineering Club of Alaska or to the maintenance crew for the Snowbird Glacier Hut.

Metal and acrylic prints or prints in other sizes are available by request.

Looking for a weatherproof trail map instead? Check out the 13×19″ trail map. For more information about the Bomber Traverse Map, click here.

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The Bomber Traverse Map [13×19″ trail map]
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13×19″ Bomber Traverse trail map in the current edition (2.2). Printed in high resolution with 100% pigment ink on a premium tear-resistant waterproof paper. Folded and shipped in an envelope.

A portion of every sale is donated to the Mountaineering Club of Alaska or to the maintenance crew for the Snowbird Glacier Hut.

Looking for an unfolded wall map instead? Check out the 18×24″ wall display map. For more information about the Bomber Traverse Map, click here.

Free shipping.

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Point 4630: An After-Work Microadventure
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« Trip Reports on Winterbear.com Point 4630: An After-Work Microadventure 12.9-mile after-work solo scramble up the north face of Point 4630 August 12, 2019 The term “microadventure” was coined (or at least popularized) by British adventurer Alastair Humphreys, who defined … Read More

Current Packraft Companies
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Packraft History Current Packraft Companies Below is an alphabetical directory of established companies in the packraft industry. Aire USA Maker of the unique BAKraft packraft line. BAKraft packrafts feature self-bailing cockpits and separate air chambers inside Vectran fabric tubes. aire.com … Read More

Cockpit Configurations
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Anatomy of a Packraft Cockpit Configurations The cockpit of a packraft is the area in which a paddler sits. There are three broad categories of packraft cockpits: open boats, decked boats, and self-bailers. No one cockpit type is necessarily best, … Read More

Tokositna to Talkeetna
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« Trip Reports on Winterbear.com Tokositna to Talkeetna A 68.5-mile packraft trip down the Tokositna, Chulitna and Susistna Rivers, from the Peters Hills to Talkeetna July 13-14, 2019 Some weekends are just weekends, and others are a week of adventure … Read More

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