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Volcanism on the Sea-to-Sky Highway

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The Sea-to-Sky between Vancouver and Whistler showcases some gorgeous geology. Volcanics cut into fjords by glaciers lead to epic landslide hazards (and equally epic mitigation measures), but north of Squamish the terrain is a bit less harsh and the lava … Continue reading

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Every traveler has particular things they try to see each stop — my mother visits art galleries, a former roommate checks out sites of political revolts, and I seek out geohazards and local yarn shops. Finding yarn is easy with … Continue reading

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