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Horizon Line

Atlas Obscura

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A new adventure story every week from Atlas Obscura and Filson. Hosted by Dylan Thuras and Ella Morton.
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32:03 | Dec 12th, 2016

The final episode of this season of Horizon Line features a collection of tales from Rod Dow, who spent 32 years working as a smokejumper––a parachuting wilderness firefighter. At the time of his retirement in 1999, Rod had jumped into more fires tha...Show More

35:44 | Dec 5th, 2016

The third episode of Horizon Line tells the story of Tenzing Norgay, whose immense skill and determination made possible the first summiting of Mount Everest. Horizon Line is produced in partnership with Filson. Original Alaska Outfitters. Since 1897...Show More

34:41 | Nov 28th, 2016

The second episode of Horizon Line tells the story of Bill Pickett, an African-American cowboy whose extreme tenacity, incredible talents, and gift for showmanship made him a star on the rodeo circuit and a defining figure of the American West.Horizo...Show More

30:25 | Nov 21st, 2016

The first episode of Horizon Line tells the story of Swedish explorer S.A. Andrée, who set out to sail across the Arctic in a hot air balloon. Hounded by skeptics, but buoyed by a nation, Andrée set his sights on soaring and never looked back. Horizo...Show More

01:23 | Nov 18th, 2016

Ella Morton and Dylan Thuras introduce Atlas Obscura's newest podcast Horizon Line.