Team Bad Idea Pencil-In Currie

Written by Neil Mackenzie and Artem Bylinskii Good and bad ideas are a relative concept. There is however, a fine line in mountaineering, particularly when pushing for big objectives. The overbearing lines off the North face of Currie were our objective, via the new West Currie trail and the summit of this monolithic mountain. Before…

Team Bad Idea Slays the Sands

Prelude Let me begin by informing you that all of Peru from its coastline to about half way inland is a complete desert. More so than you imagine. Imagine it. Now it is twice as empty, dry, and desolate.   The Sand-bike The first desert adventure takes place in Paracas, a gorgeous beach town. Upon…

Team Bad Idea Slays Birkenstock

Written by Skyler Des Roches, also seen on Run Out, Off Route I’ve been unfortunately uninspired to post for the last several months, publishing few of the articles I’ve written. But, I’ve been accomplishing some goals. Most recently I bought a van. It was a bit of a fixer-upper, but it seems to be working…