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Zero to 1,200: The Story of My First Year Bikepacking

Apr 25, 2017

The second of the new Stories Beyond Base Camp Speaker Series brought to you in partnership by Mountain Shop and Base Camp Brewing. Are you new to bikepacking and want to tackle your first bikepacking adventure? Maybe you’ve done some shorter trips with your friends and are ready to tackle your first big trip, where do you start? Okay, so you’ve done a few big trips before, want to know how you can ride one every 4 weeks? How much time off do you need to ride your bike 185 miles, or 285 miles?? Whether you’re brand new to bikepacking, or... Read More »

From The Blog

Joy Break Race Day Video

Developing the Ski Mountaineering Race Series has been such a joy. Seeing the community come together to grow each race has been truly inspirational. Joy Break on April 1st had wet and windy conditions yet the racers fought on! Take a peak at this video created by Woodrow Hunt to get an idea of the series and get geared up for the final race of this years’ Wy’East Ski Mountaineering Series on April 30th at Mt Hood Meadows . Big thanks to Portland Mountain Rescue, Northwest Avalanche Center, Timberline Lodge & Ski Area, Oregon Ski Guides and NW Alpine for supporting Joy Break and enduring the wicked weather with us all.

Posted in: Events, News & Information, Past Events, Rentals, Reviews, Trip Report, Videos

Just Right: A Couple’s Trip on the Three Sisters Nordic Traverse

Just Right: A Couple’s Trip on the Three Sisters Nordic Traverse Written By: Willie McBride of Wy’East Wolfpack If you’re an passionate outdoor enthusiast who plans to be so into old age, finding a life partner who enjoys equals levels of “roughing it” can be daunting.  Even if you do find an eventual match, the early days of adventuring together can be a delicate balance.  On one hand, you want them to know what kind of potential craziness they might expect over the years; on the other, if you go too big too soon, you may scare them off and… Read More »

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Gift Giving Guide

Check out Mountain Shop Ambassador Ben McKinleys’ video on the perfect gift guide for all the outdoor and adventure lovers on your list this season! Click the link below for the full video: Outdoor Gift Giving Guide

Posted in: New Products, News & Information, Reviews

Meet Our Team

Steve Korpi
A family man and avid backpacker, Steve is a certified search and rescue K-9 handler. He never sets out on an adventure without telling a loved one where he is going and when he will be back, who will report him missing if he is overdue. He and his faithful K-9, Seasha, are on 24 hour call to locate lost persons in the wilderness or in the city. Originally from Massachusetts, Steve relocated to Oregon and started at the Mountain Shop in 1998.

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