Artist Title Album Label
Elijah Larsen Intro to the episode
Elijah Larsen Physical activity improves overall well-being. But what if you’re blind or visually impaired, and getting active is a challenge?
Tyson Rettie, Founder of Braille Mountain Initiative On the challenges face by the visually impaired, and how BMI offers training and opportunities for independence and confidence
Twisterium PSA for great food in Smithers
Noam Chomsky PSA for community radio
Elijah Larsen Segue into the second half
Tyson Rettie Some of the remarkable events and fundraisers the Braille Mountain Initiative hosts
Over the Moon Lonesome Bluebird Chinook Waltz
Elijah Larsen I love the idea of someone with limited sight skiing down a mountain on a fresh snowpack, laughing with delight. More of that, please!

Changing the Way We Look at Things, to Make Things Change, with Tyson Rettie, Founder of Braille Mountain Initiative

The Braille Mountain Initiative is a nonprofit organization with the focus of inspiring the blind and visually impaired to get involved in back country mountain sports! Imagine being blind and skiing! Tyson Rettie, the Founder of Braille Mountain Initiative is bringing the mountains to the Cookie Jar. I just love an adventure!



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