The Invention of Carrarmato: Almost All Hikers Still Wear Them
A deadly climbing accident in 1935 led to the invention of one of the most important pieces of hiking gear - one that nearly every hiker b...
The True Realities of Women’s Hiking Attire During The Victorian Era
The following is a short excerpt from my new book, Ramble On: A History of Hiking : For women, hiking attire during the Victorian Era was...
Book Review: Ramble On: A History of Hiking by Jeffery J. Doran - Anne's Travels
Review of the book "Ramble On: A History of Hiking" by Jeffrey J. Doran, a history of hiking in the US, as well as the development of trails and parks.
7 Spectacular Hikes to Explore This Fall | Million Mile Secrets
Thanks to Million mile Secrets reader Karey for the post idea!
Mount Elbert — The Armchair Mountaineer
Read our guide to the highest peak in the Rocky Mountains, the state of Colorado, the Colorado 14ers, the Sawatch Range and the second highest mountain in the contiguous United States.
Beginner’s Guide To Family Friendly Hiking in the Smoky Mountains |
So you want to try to hike a little on your next visit to the Smoky Mountains. But you have no idea what, when, where, or how long! Lucky for you, I have been figuring out the answers to all of tho…
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
I like the title. It sounds like something I would use myself! These folks have written a history of hiking. So far it is only available in paperback at US$18.95 from Amazon which is a bit of a pro…
Ramble On: A History Of Hiking Review
If your'e a history buff who loves to hike, especially in the United States, read Hiking For Her's Ramble On: A History Of Hiking review to find out if this is the next book you should read. Spoiler a...
Rocky Mountain Journal: Announcing The Release of My New Book on The History of Hiking
New book on the rich history of hiking: Ramble On: A History of Hiking is the first br...
If You’re Afraid of Heights Don’t Watch This Climber
Take a look back at gut-wrenching footage of Alex Honnold's free-solo climb up Mexico's intimidating El Sendero Luminoso. https://on.natgeo.com/2MSyrFt
This Bicyclist Just Pedaled 184 MPH. Really.
Denise Mueller-Korenek shatters an eccentric land-speed record on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats. Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visi...
When dreams become reality: speedriding under the moonlight
❄️ When dreams become reality: Frenchman Valentin Delluc soars his way across the Bossons glacier guided by moonlight and LED http://bit.ly/2F0raAz
Brazil's Rodrigo Koxa sets record for biggest wave ever surfed
#Brazil's Rodrigo Koxa sets record for biggest wave ever surfed #SundayMorning #surfer
We are Finn sailors !
We are Finn sailors !
Adventure travel
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BASE jumping
BASE jumping, also sometimes written as B.A.S.E. jumping, is parachuting from a fixed structure or cliff. "BASE" is an acronym that stands for four categories of fixed objects from which one can jump:...
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Hang gliding
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Hot air ballooning
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Hunting
Hunting is the practice of killing or trapping any animal, or pursuing it with the intent of doing so. Hunting wildlife or feral animals is most commonly done by humans for food, recreation, or trade....
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Military
The military are forces authorized to use lethal force, and weapons, to support the interests of the state and some or all of its citizens. The task of the military is usually defined as defense of th...
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Mountain biking
Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes. Mountain bikes share similarities with other bikes, but incorporate featur...
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Paragliding
Paragliding is the recreational and competitive adventure sport of flying paragliders: lightweight, free-flying, foot-launched glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure. The pilot sits in a harn...
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Racing
In sport, racing is a competition of speed, against an objective criterion, usually a clock or to a specific point. The competitors in a race try to complete a given task in the shortest amount of tim...
Whitewater rafting
Rafting and white water rafting are recreational outdoor activities which use an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other body of water. This is often done on whitewater or different degrees of ro...
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Safari
A safari /səˈfɑri/ is an overland journey, usually a trip by tourists to Africa. In earlier years, the trip was a big-game hunt, but today, safari often refers to trips to observe and photograph wildl...
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Scuba diving
Scuba diving is a form of underwater diving in which a diver uses a self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (scuba) to breathe underwater.Unlike other modes of diving, which rely either on breat...
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Skydiving
(video) Skydivers practicing formations.Parachuting, or skydiving, is the action sport of exiting an aircraft and returning to Earth with the aid of gravity, then slowing down during the last part o...
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