Flirting With Time: Spring Series

By Stio Mountain on

Jobs sustain the mountain life, but once that “Open” sign turns to “Closed,” the time is ours. Flirting With Time celebrates the early alarms we set and headlamp batteries we burn out to keep up with the mountain pursuits we love, even with a 9-5 routine. In the end, it’s not about maxing out your schedule, but getting the most out of every minute.

Videos by Jill Garreffi

EPISODE 1: OUTPACE THE CLOCK

No matter how short the lunch break, lacing up the shoes for a daily dose of sun, sweat and pushing the pace provides that essential reset before ticking off the rest of the day’s agenda.

 

EPISODE 2: SUNRISE PLUNGE

Matching strokes to the seconds ticking down until the start of the next shift brings calm and clarity ahead of the work day hustle. 

More Great Content

Attack and Release
Attack and Release
For fly fisher and chef Ranga Perera, the outdoors have been essential to healing from loss. After moving with his parents to the U.S. from Sri Lanka, Ranga lost his father to an unexpected heart attack.
Read article
Smith Rock Flow
Smith Rock Flow
Local Bend climbers uncover the shared connections and daily wonder that give life to their chosen hometown.
Read article
A New Center Of Gravity
A New Center Of Gravity
Former professional cyclist Garrett Gerchar finds his calling as a coach for Boulder's local youth mountain bike team.
Read article