The January-February Issue of Elevation Outdoors is Live!Elevation StaffDecember 30, 2015Go OutsideJan/Feb 20160 Comments 0 Editor’s Letter The joys of treehugging. Contributor Questions Who is the biggest badass to ever drag you around out in the wild? Quick Hits Booze and enlightenment in Carbondale, Yellowstone in winter, and NPS hits the century mark, and more… Flashpoint Should ski partols unionize? The Trail Download the GPS coordinates to tour for powder at Butler Gulch. Hot Spot Seek the sun in Sedona, Arizona Numerology Big data on uphill skiing. Straight Talk Gretchen Bleiler on the lessons of COP21 and benefits of meditation. Hear This The drama of Ween’s reunion. The Road Max Lowe on how you can always come home again to Montana. Elwayville. Peter Kray trashes top ten lists in this, his latest top ten list. Alpine Fitness Want to really get in shape this winter? We suggest you follow the lead of your local mountain guide. Meet Colorado’s Resident Badasses This fall, we asked our readers to vote to determine who truly wows them in this state full of overachievers. Meet the winners. The Powder Highway If you hit the road for one ski/snowboard trip this winter, head to Canada. Melissa McGibbon gives you all the info you need to know. Backcountry Gear These tools will make your time out in wild snow safer … and more fun.