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Backcountry  From first tracks with friends to relaxing fireside, our best times happen outdoors. This is a collection of our #Goatworthy moments. Share yours.

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(1/3) The excitement of travel is what makes the heart beat, especially when things don't go according to plan. For @joshuaedric and @carabinercoffee, flying into the Himalayas was the wildest flight they'd ever experienced. As you can see, the Lukla Airport has one of the shortest runways in the world. They walked off the plane with huge grins on their face only to find out their bags got lost and they had to wait around for the flight to come back. In the meantime, they sat around and made friends with a couple from Canada that gave them all the beta on hiking in the area.

This is the time of year when an offseason adventure is needed. For #Backcountryemployee @gummybearsnscotch a trip to the desert and standing at the top of Captain Ahab is just what the doctor ordered. #Moab

Our Gearheads invited a few of their customers to @brightonresort today for a sneak peek of @burtonsnowboards' new Step On bindings coming to backcountry.com in November. #StepOn #ComingSoon

When three of our Gearheads went to Ouray, CO @roughnecknine0 brought along his friend @dee_long. This specific climb was her last climb of the trip and it was on a new route. Mixing it up keeps things fresh and the constant challenge and variable terrain of #iceclimbing is what makes it exciting. Luckily she sent this climb no problem, ended the trip on a high, and drove back to Salt Lake dreaming of next year.

High five for #NationalLoveYourPetDay! Photo: @alexborsuk with adventure buddy #PeanutTheAdventurePup

So much ice, so little time! Backcountry Gearheads @georgecottonconnolly, @jared.downs and @roughnecknine0 recently went to Ouray, CO to go #iceclimbing. Many a day in Ouray starts in the Schoolroom area. You just walk along the bridge up above the gorge, find some open bolts or a chain and toss your rope over.

February in Westwater Canyon on the Colorado River is not a popular place to be and that is exactly why Gearhead @ericwatford decided to go.

Backcountry athletes @ianprovo and @neilprovo went ski plane camping in the Tordrillo Mountains of Alaska. Little did they know, they'd be waiting out storms for 15 days. The weather on this trip only allowed them a few short windows to get out and explore, so most of their time was spent reading, eating, and playing hacky sack. Doing this kind of trip is a big gamble - you could be riding the line of your life, or waiting around in your tent doing nothing. The key is to enjoy the outcome, regardless of the weather conditions.

The Reno/Tahoe region had record snowfall in the month of January. After the four week storm passed, this was a perfect calm day to enjoy a warm winter paddle with breathtaking views around the lake. Photo: @hannahbrie

Backcountry customers Patch Doyle and his wife Jules rappelling down the aisle. What an incredible way to get married. Whether it's your first #ValentinesDay or your 40th, today is a great day to get outdoors with the one you love. UPDATE: This is an older photo taken before the roped activities ban on Corona Arch.

Exploring the Washington coast by night under the stars, and letting his headlamp guide the way, is something that @tomparkr won't be forgetting any time soon.

Andy Cochrane and @findmeoutside living the easy and simple life during a three day ski weekend at Mt. Hood.