Posts by New Century Expeditions

Review of Black Diamond Deploy 7 backcountry snow shovel

The medium Black Diamond Deploy 7 is a great shovel for back country snow travel. You can toss it in your backpack and have it if and when you need it. Whether you’re skiing, backpacking, or shoe showing, this is a much better choice than plastic shovels. This is especially useful for avalanche preparedness. Aaron talks about the plus and minus of this medium, 0.7 gallon shovel for snow travel. It weighs 700 grams according to the specs. Get the Black Diamond Deploy 7 shovel on Amazon here: https://amzn.to/2WFR9p7 Get the Black Diamond Deploy 3 shovel on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2WCusll Link
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Categories: arctic and Reviews.

Review of Black Diamond Deploy 3 backcountry snow shovel

The small Black Diamond Deploy 3 is a solid little shovel for back country snow travel. You can toss it in your backpack, not really notice it, but have it if and when you need it. Whether you’re skiing, backpacking, or shoe showing, this is a much better choice than plastic shovels. This is especially handy for avalanche preparedness. Aaron talks about the plus and minus of this small, 0.3 gallon shovel for snow travel. It weighs 565 grams according to the specs Get the Black Diamond Deploy 3 shovel on Amazon: https://amzn.to/2WCusll Get the Black Diamond Deploy 7 shovel
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How to be profitable for 45 years straight

  Is it possible to be profitable for 45 years straight? Is it possible never to have a single layoff in those 45 years? Yes it is. There is one surprising company that’s achieved this goal. Southwest Airlines. Aaron talks about their methods, methodology, how they’ve achieved this, and a few ways your company can, too. ************************************ Aaron Linsdau is a bestselling #1 author on Amazon.com: Links to Antarctic Tears by Aaron Linsdau, Amazon.com #1 June 2015: Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2SJGdoH Amazon Canada: https://amzn.to/2VsBWH4 Amazon UK: https://amzn.to/2T6xWzn Links to Adventure Expedition One by Aaron Linsdau, Amazon.com #1 Feb 2019: Amazon US:
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Categories: motivational minute.

What’s the BEST Glacier Ice Axe? Black Diamond Raven Pro Review

Aaron’s favorite glacier ice axe is the Black Diamond Raven Pro. It’s incredibly light and versatile. The head is made out of stainless so it never rusts and it blows most other axes away in terms of lightness and toughness. Aaron has used it on Denali, Elbrus, in the Rockies and in the Sierras to save his life. Link to the Black Diamond Raven Pro on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z Link to the Black Diamond Venom on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2OhJRVm Aaron Linsdau is a bestselling #1 author on Amazon.com: Links to Antarctic Tears by Aaron Linsdau, Amazon.com #1 June 2015: Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2SJGdoH
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Categories: climbing, gear, and Reviews.

What’s the BEST Hybrid Ice Axe: Black Diamond Venom Review

Aaron’s favorite hybrid ice axe is the Black Diamond Venom. It’s a lot of glacier with the ability to climb fairly steep slopes without smashing your hands. Aaron talks about what it’s like, how it works, and how it compares to the BD Raven Pro ice axe. It’s great for general mountaineering and some ice climbing. Link to the Black Diamond Venom on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2OhJRVm Link to the Black Diamond Raven Pro on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z Aaron Linsdau is a bestselling #1 author on Amazon.com: Links to Antarctic Tears by Aaron Linsdau, Amazon.com #1 June 2015: Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2SJGdoH Amazon Canada:
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Categories: climbing and Reviews.

What’s the Heart of the Monster site in Idaho? The Nez Perce Legend

Roadside travel in Idaho can yield some fascinating locations. The Heart of the Monster sounds scary but in fact, is a fascinating and worthwhile stop while you’re driving toward or away from Lewiston, ID. The National Historic Park is well worth a visit on your drive. Check out the Idaho Moon Guide on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2HAnPwu Aaron Linsdau is a bestselling #1 author on Amazon.com: Links to Antarctic Tears by Aaron Linsdau, Amazon.com #1 June 2015: Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2SJGdoH Amazon Canada: https://amzn.to/2VsBWH4 Amazon UK: https://amzn.to/2T6xWzn Links to Adventure Expedition One by Aaron Linsdau, Amazon.com #1 Feb 2019: Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2tIASTG Amazon
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Categories: Travel.

More Things I Would NEVER TAKE BACKPACKING!

What other items should you NOT bring on a backpacking trip? Aaron has backpacked his whole life, so he has experience with what works and what doesn’t. He’s the author of Adventure Expedition One, the guide to creating your first expedition. He’s experienced and has tried much of everything. He’s learned that less is definitely more backpacking. Adventure Expedition One on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2H6pjxp List of things with links to Amazon.com for the things he doesn’t suggest bringing Musical instrument Deodorant Your Pet Camp trowel at Amazon: https://amzn.to/2XjhcDA Cookware at Amazon: https://amzn.to/2U5ezTF Huge knife (Becker BK-7) at Amazon: https://amzn.to/2ErxqmC Folding camp
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Categories: Travel.

Things I Would NEVER TAKE BACKPACKING!

What should you bring on a backpacking trip? More importantly, what SHOULDN’T you bring on a backpacking trip? Aaron has backpacked his whole life, so he has experience with what works and what doesn’t. He’s the author of Adventure Expedition One, the guide to creating your first expedition. He’s experienced and has tried much of everything. He’s learned that less is definitely more backpacking. Adventure Expedition One on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2H6pjxp List of things with links to Amazon.com for the things he doesn’t suggest bringing camp chair: https://amzn.to/2VmnnoH solar panels: https://amzn.to/2XpeDja lantern: https://amzn.to/2U8zzZI drone: https://amzn.to/2Evlv7j solar powered water purification
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Categories: Travel.

How do you go SOLO into the WILDERNESS

Going solo in the wilderness can be a dangerous proposition. How do you prepare and plan for it? Aaron provides a quick introduction into what it takes to travel safely into the wilderness by yourself. There is a potential risk but the rewards are well worth the balance. Get Adventure Expedition One that talks about solo wilderness travel on Amazon.com: https://amzn.to/2DPKktg Great article on Japanese adventurer: https://explorersweb.com/2019/02/07/going-left-where-others-go-right-interview-with-yasu-ogita/
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Categories: How To, training, and Travel.