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YOUR Adventure Stories We create an international network of outdoor enthusiasts through storytelling and personal connections in order to help you adventure like a local.

YOUR Adventure Stories We create an international network of outdoor enthusiasts through storytelling and personal connections in order to help you adventure like a local.
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Seattle, WA

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YOUR Adventure Stories We create an international network of outdoor enthusiasts through storytelling and personal connections in order to help you adventure like a local.

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English

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2066966565


Episodes

We’re Idiots. I love you. Ep. 75

9/22/2018
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Two stories in this episode, the first by a skier, the second by a sailor. Both stories illustrate the dramatic effects of weather changes, the value of a compass, and rescue plans. Stories take place in the Canadian Rockies and on Puget Sound during the Race to Alaska (R2AK). Adventure Storytellers: Sam Yeaman, Rob Hodge From: Calgary, AB, Seattle, WA Music: Maricz, Dan Lebowitz Sponsors: You, our faithful listeners! Keep the show going on and join us at www.patreon.com/boldlywent

Duration:01:43:14

Tahoe 200 Endurance Trail Run: A Very Special Episode. Ep. 74

9/16/2018
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Stories from runners, staff, and volunteers recorded live at the 2018 Tahoe 200 Mile Endurance Trail Running Race. Experiences range from the highs and lows of a 200 mile run, to what it’s like to volunteer for days at a wilderness aid station in order to help runners meet their goals. Adventure Storytellers: Bryce Astill, Matt Hagen, Angel Mathis, Candice Burt, Chris Thornley, Van Phan, Kristal Sager, Dick Dauwalter, Betsy Rogers From: Lake Tahoe, CA Music: Maricz Sponsors: You, our...

Duration:03:18:58

When everything goes wrong, that’s when adventure starts. Ep. 73

9/9/2018
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When everything goes wrong, that’s when adventure starts. Ep. 73 Stories illustrating Yvon Chouinard’s famous quote, that the adventure starts when everything goes wrong. Drew Goldsack, an Olympian and adventure film producer from Calgary, tells a story about a failed outing on the Rundle Traverse in his own backyard. On the opposite extreme, Dave Luke tells a story about managing compound fractures and cultural conflict in Mongolia, hours from help. **This episode contains adult language.**...

Duration:02:36:21

How to Be a Tour Guide Ep. 72

9/3/2018
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Stories recounting the life-changing experience of being a wilderness tour guide. From a crevasse rescue that led a new father to rethink his career path to a pitch for guiding as a means to become a better person. This week’s stories capture the beauty and the adventure of the guide’s life. Adventure Storytellers: David Marchi & Ken Campbell From: Bend, OR & Tacoma, WA Music: Maricz, Freedom Trail Studio, Dan Lebowitz

Duration:00:28:56

“When everything goes wrong – that’s when adventure starts.” Ep. 73

9/2/2018
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Stories illustrating Yvon Chouinard’s famous quote, that the adventure starts when everything goes wrong. Drew Goldsack, an Olympian and adventure film producer from Calgary, tells a story about a failed outing on the Rundle Traverse in his own backyard. On the opposite extreme, Dave Luke tells a story about managing compound fractures and cultural conflict in Mongolia, hours from help. **This episode contains adult language.** Adventure Storytellers: Drew Goldsack, Dave Luke From: Calgary,...

Duration:02:36:21

On the Road: The Strange and Bizarre Ep. 71

8/26/2018
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Stories recounting the epic experience of life in the warzone in Iraq as a photo journalist, the complications caused by inattentive mechanics, and the fundamental human struggle of mixing saltwater and a bad rash in the Dead Sea. All focus on the classic outdoor cultural experience of strange things happening when you travel abroad. **This episode contains adult language.** Adventure Storytellers: Gavin John, Sarah Corsie, Mike Devine From: Calgary, AB, Gibsons, BC & Seattle, WA Music:...

Duration:01:05:34

Season 2 Highlights Part 2 Ep. 70

7/20/2018
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This is the last episode in Season 2! This is part 2 of a 2 part series of our Season 2 highlights. In these highlights episodes you’ll hear the crowd favorites from Season 2 from the most listened to episodes, most commented on stories, and the stories that created the richest dialogue here at Boldly Went and with you, our listeners. Adventure Storytellers: Sara Vanderwaal, Sandor Lau, Pam Hardy, Greg Pressler, Patrick Stewart From: Moab, UT, Portland, OR, Bend, OR Music: Ryan Little,...

Duration:00:58:42

Season 2 Highlights Part 1 Ep. 69

7/15/2018
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We’re resharing crowd favorites and a diverse collection of outdoor adventure stories from Season 2. In this episode we take a few minutes to pull back the curtain of the Boldly Went creation and share our story with you too. Adventure Storytellers: Gabby Ramirez, Kolby Kirk, Rebecca Hamilton, Cindy Werhane, Brent Peters, Ben Lynn From: Laramie, WY, Bend, OR, Portland, OR, Calgary, AB, & Seattle, WA Music: Ryan Little, Maricsz, Ars Sonor, Freedom Trail Studio, Chris Zabriskie, Puddle of...

Duration:01:04:12

Fast and Slow Running in Giant Circles: Mount Rainier & Tahoe Rim Trail Ep. 68

7/8/2018
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Recounts of the Wonderland Trail at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington and the Tahoe Rim Trail in California. Stories of multiple attempts, friendship, solo adventures, Fastest Known Times (FKT) and Dead Effing Lasts (DFLs). **This episode contains adult language.** Adventure Storytellers: Sean Harrasser, Mike Tebbutt From: Portland, OR & Truckee, CA Music: Ryan Little, Maricsz, Wayne Jones, Dan Lebowitz

Duration:00:31:40

Thru-Hiking Newbs: PCT & PNT Ep. 67

6/30/2018
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This week’s storytellers share their first experiences with thru-hiking, both from the Pacific Crest Trail and the Pacific Northwest Trail, and the major lessons they learned. We dive into the concepts of personal agency and resilience and talk about how thru-hiking can help you develop both and how those things can set you on the path to making the life you want. Adventure Storytellers: Elina Oliferovskiy, Jake Highleyman From: Bend, OR & Truckee, CA Music: Ryan Little, Maricsz, Chris...

Duration:00:36:07

Type 2 Fun: Hiking the Kalalau Trail Napali Coast and High Sierra Backcountry. Ep. 66

6/24/2018
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When facing severe weather and treacherous conditions, sometimes it’s necessary to rethink the plan and consider the most important end goal. That’s what this week’s storytellers did when exploring the Napali Coast hiking trails and High Sierra trail / route. Adventure Storytellers: Tony Lima, JT Lehman From: Truckee, CA & Portland, OR Music: Ryan Little, Maricsz, Squire Tuck

Duration:00:30:56

Ice Cold: Swimming and Running Ep. 65

6/9/2018
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It might be warming up here in the Northern Hemisphere, but these stories are about athletes who took on some ice cold challenges including ice swimming in Vermont and running 135 miles in the freezing cold and remote places of Minnesota in the dead of winter while pulling a sled! Warning: listen in a warm place because the stories are likely to make you shiver! Adventure Storytellers: Cindy Werhane, Greg Pressler From: Portland, OR Music: Ryan Little, Maricz, Doctor Turtle, Puddle of...

Duration:00:27:25

Threats Of No Return. Sailing and Paddling. Ep. 64

6/4/2018
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First, what it’s like to refurbish and sail a rusty tall ship and the impending adventure (danger) that awaits. Second, a group of friends set off on a camping adventure by kayaking down the River of No Return Frank Church Wilderness not very long after one person has surgery that he hasn’t completely healed from. Adventure Storytellers: Lee Newberry, Mark South From: Portland, OR; Bend, OR Music: Ryan Little, Maricz, Jason Shaw, The Whole Other, Dan Lebowitz Sponsors: TERRITORY RUN CO. An...

Duration:00:22:58

Lost & Found. Skiing, White water Rafting. Ep. 63

5/19/2018
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This week I’m sharing stories by a semi-pro nordic ski racer turned nomad, a white water rafting and kayak guide, and an alpine skier. Each of the stories have components of being lost, then found and interweave friendship, loss and self image. The storytellers go through some major self-discovery and each of them uniquely describe how they’ve made adventure their lifestyle. Adventure Storytellers: Carly Wynn, Peter Fox, Demetri Zouboukos From: Bend, OR; Truckee, CA Music: Ryan Little,...

Duration:00:41:14

Explosives: Boy Scouts, Camping, Surfing, Chile, & Dynamite. Ep. 62

5/13/2018
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Part 1: Discovering hidden treasures at scout camp. Blindly hiking surf boards through a minefield in Chile. Stories about narrowly missing getting blown up and a sudden, deeper appreciation for life. Part 2: A special feature from Washington Climbers Coalition’s April fundraising event in Seattle, Washington aimed at gathering the most epic climbing stories in the area. We’re sharing a family’s climbing story that might make your palms sweat. Adventure Storytellers: Kolby Kirk, Russell...

Duration:00:36:12

Miracles: Cho Oyu Mountain Climbing and hiking in Ecuador. Ep. 61

5/7/2018
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A story by previous Seven Summits Guinness Book of World Record Holder about the time she witnessed a man fall off Mount Cho Oyu, the world’s 6th tallest peak, and by the founder of running apparel company, Territory Run Co. and the miracle he experienced during a hike to an ancient Incan settlement up a mountain in Ecuador. Adventure Storytellers: Sam Larson (Mountain Climber), Brett Farrell (Trail Runner) From: Seattle, WA & Portland, OR Music: Ryan Little, Maricz, Siddhartha, Wes...

Duration:00:25:09

Undignified Extreme Racing: Adventure Race World Championship & Running 100 miles. Ep. 60

4/29/2018
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Two stories about extreme racing and the dirty little places you might find yourself during the depths of extreme thirst and fatigue. First you’ll hear from a slimy Adventure Race World Series finisher, then from a Javelina Jundred finisher who finds herself in an embarrassing prickly position. Adventure Storytellers: Ben Brewer (Adventure Racer), Ana Hinz (100 mile ultra marathoner) From: Bend, OR & Seattle, WA Music: Ryan Little, Maricz, Bird Creek, Freedom Trail Studio Sponsors: TERRITORY...

Duration:00:29:47

Road Trip: Transcontinental Cycling & Transamerica Search For Best Places to go Backpacking. Ep. 59

4/22/2018
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Stories of self discovery and really long adventures in time and space. First a story of a bike trip from Alaska to Argentina with a couple stops to summit each continent’s highest peak - Denali and Aconcagua. Then a recounting of a cross-country turned West Coast Road trip full of friends, family, solitude, and loneliness, and the insidious creep of homelessness that leads to massive self discovery. Adventure Storytellers: Sam Skrocke (Adventure Cyclist) and Tom Zimmerman (Long distance...

Duration:00:25:27

Adventure Socialites: CXRACING & R2R2R. Ep. 58

4/14/2018
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These are stories of friendship and fun amidst some grueling and weird challenges. Grand Canyon in One Day - The rim to rim run is hard enough, but this mom’s group went 47 miles from the Grand Canyon South Rim to the Grand Canyon North Rim and back in 20 hours. Cycling and cycle sports of all kinds are popular in Oregon. Included in that is Cyclocross (CX) racing, and this week we hear about the kooky activity that has women cycling - others too - and riding hard at the 2016 Single Speed...

Duration:00:32:56

Hiking Trails & Surprise Attacks. Ep. 57

4/8/2018
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Places to hike and the unknown and unexpected dangers lurking - some funny, some not. Stories from El Salvador, Palm Springs hiking trails, Palm Springs camping, the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT Trail) and Oregon hiking trails. Important things you’ll learn: What damage can a rock from a slingshot really do? What to say when you are attacked and have a machete held to your throat? Are raccoons dangerous? What do raccoons eat? What’s a nighthawk? How to escape. Adventure Storytellers: Daniel...

Duration:00:37:46