MONDAY STOKE: Provo Bros. Mining Powder at Retallack

13:19 of procrastination below. Below vid is from the Provo brothers (Neil and Ian). Regardless of what you’re making it’s a safe bet their job is better than yours.

“During the winter of 2011, my brother Neil and I were presented with a once in a lifetime opportunity. We were to spend two months embedded in the heart of the Kootenays at the legendary Retallack Lodge. The mission was to shred pow with our good friend Tanner, who was on his comeback, and to help film Retallack:The Movie for Inspired Media Concepts. I took the role of the dedicated time lapse junkie, while Neil was a true on slope camera master. This video is a showcase of our skills behind the camera, as well as a few of our favorite long lens shots from Retallack:The Movie. Time lapses make way for deep powder mining, and a trip into the heart of the “silvery slocan” to see how silver miners conquered the mountains a century ago. Mining for powder in the Selkirk mountains is serious business, and we found out just how serious it can get. We hope you enjoy our short film, and perhaps absorb just a sliver of the energy that is Retallack Lodge in beautiful British Columbia.” ian provo

It’s been good out there all around the PNW, hope everyone has been getting some (note: take a look at the Tues thru Wed PM forecasts and start faking that you’re coming down with something so your Thursday sick call looks legit).

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