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January/February 2013

Up Here January/February 2013

The 2013 Travel and Adventure issue. In this issue

In This Issue

Helen Klaben was near death when she was rescued in 1963. She and Ralph Flores had survived a plane crash and six hungry, cold weeks in the bush. Courtesy Charles Hamilton

'In the Name of God, Please Come Back!'

Fifty years ago, a pilot spotted an arrow stamped into the snow near the B.C.-Yukon border. He had no idea where it would lead.

By Elizabeth Hames
Jan 21
Photo courtesy Stephen Smith

The Myth of the Arctic Man-Eater?

Polar bears are less fearsome than we think, says biologist Stephen Smith. And he should know: He’s squared off with them, eye to eye…

By Stephen Smith
Jan 21