Today's Lesson: Keeping Your Head Above Water
Water Bottles

Expedition Survival Tip

It gets cold and rains out there in the wilderness so pack accordingly. And if all else fails there’s always the huddle together for warmth method.

Media

 

Big City Mountaineers Media Articles

Outdoor Retailer recognizes BCM with a 2016 Outdoor Inspiration Award

The Summit Register talks about what it’s like to go on a BCM expedition

Glacier Creek Middle School students do some volunteer work

14ers.com Trip Report to Big Marvine Peak

The State News covers Ken Dawson’s 3100 mile long trek to raise funds for BCM

Women’s Adventure Magazine talks about the teachable moments on a BCM trip

Stewardship Council supports the Big City Mountaineers Urban Gateway Family Program, helping families reconnect outdoors.

Bicycling Magazine – writes up BCM employee Brendan Leonard and his bike trip across America raising money for BCM.

Backpacker Magazine Backpacker Magazine outlines the details and positive impacts of Big City Mountaineers’ fundraising.

Urban Climber describes Big City Mountaineers’ expeditions and fundraising structure.

Wall Street Journal talks to Big City Mountaineers program director Erin McVoy about her adventurous outdoors upbringing and her inspirations for joining BCM.

Rocky Mountain Sports describes how Big City Mountaineers provides positive role models for Colorado’s under resourced urban youth.

ruhooked.com writes a compelling investigative description of a BCM expedition with teenage gang members from Washington, D.C.

jeffconews.com describes a typical Big City Mountaineers expedition.

The Seattle Times talks about sharing experiences and having new ones on a Big City Mountaineers expedition.

Summit For Someone Media Articles

The North Face video about climbing Mt. Shasta

Bozeman Daily Chronicle – 2010 climber talks about his decision to climb Gannett Peak

Explore It Blog: Summit For Someone offers high altitude adventures on Mt. Rainier, Shasta, Olympus, Moran, Hood, all to benefit the under -esourced urban youth served by Big City Mountaineers.

Twinsburg Bulletin: After summiting Rainier and Kilimanjaro, Monica Schandel raises money for Big City Mountaineers on Mount Shasta.

Divasblog: Girl Power powers Big City Mountaineers on Mt. Hood and Shatsa in Summer of ‘09.

Casper Star-Tribune: While raising money for Big City Mountaineers, New Yorker Alex Wolf finds himself while summiting the Grand Teton Range.

Denver Post: Higher calling available in Summit For Someone.

Backpacker Magazine: Old friends come together Summiting For Someone on Mt. Whitney.

Women’s Health: San Diego software manager turned mountain climber Stephanie Smith raises $9500 for the Summit For Someone program.

Reading Eagle:  Jackie Ney, photo editor for Backpacker Magazine, finds satisfaction summiting mountains and raising money for a great cause.

Darien Times: Runners World publisher Andrew Hersam leads 10 climbers to Summit For Someone!

Big City Mountaineers Newsletter Archive

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November 2014 Community Newsletter