Adventures of My Life by Nikson

Nikson

Explorer
p.p.s.

I've figured may be its possible to just keep a LIVE thread going for all of my trips, now if anything is IMPROPER by the site rules, feel free to let me know, and I'll adjust...



With the snow season on the roll... Let get some snow trips going...

This is last weekends test run into the "deep" on the restored/custom modded Thiokol Imp...


More reports to follow if the thread dont get shut down...
 

1911

Expedition Leader
I enjoyed that, thanks for posting.

As a young man, I lived out of a Nodwell (diesel-powered tracked snow vehicle) for six months on the North Slope and Beaufort Sea of Alaska.
 

Nikson

Explorer
I enjoyed that, thanks for posting.

As a young man, I lived out of a Nodwell (diesel-powered tracked snow vehicle) for six months on the North Slope and Beaufort Sea of Alaska.
All good, I'll have more as it comes...
 

Willman

Supporting Sponsor - Sierra Expeditions
Cool video...Thanks for sharing.

I have always been fascinated with snowcats....
 

Nikson

Explorer
Sisi Butte Firewatch Tower Lookout winter snowcat camping

Snowcat camping in style...

Sisi Butte Lookout (roughly 6000ft elevation)

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waking up to such a sunrise - couldnt wish for a better day...

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stylish...

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setup is meant to be "useful" this way...

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J-man

Adventurer
to be able to have a rig that can get you to places others cant or wont go, combined with the natural beauty of being where you are is a natural high most of us here long for....great vids and pics. thx for sharing.
 

Nikson

Explorer
to be able to have a rig that can get you to places others cant or wont go, combined with the natural beauty of being where you are is a natural high most of us here long for....great vids and pics. thx for sharing.
I can only agree partially, about 110% with you... LOL

This sort of thing is my "natural" antidepressant... :)
 

SoCal_80

Explorer
Simply amazing! Being a winter backpacker this would be the best of both worlds. Thank you for sharing! And I love the cat btw!


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Nikson

Explorer
Simply amazing! Being a winter backpacker this would be the best of both worlds. Thank you for sharing! And I love the cat btw!
Yes, still keep looking over the pictures myself, great lifetime memories for sure...

Adding a full video clip from that trip...
 

Nikson

Explorer
PNW Cascades...

Another great weekend outdoors...

start with a teaser...
Full episode documentary of the trip is at the end...


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