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My wife is the oldest of three siblings, so when her youngest brother settled into starting his Ph.D. earlier this year, I think that set off a small amount of anxiety in my father in-law. Not for ...
Park rangers are not allowed to share their personal opinions on the issues at hand because they're federal employees. So the National Parks Conservation Association assembled this video using letters ...
If I had to chisel my bucket list down to three things, they'd be cycling across France, rafting the Colorado River, and climbing Devil's Tower. Devil's Tower is a 1200-foot-tall volcanic plug in ...
Josh and Jessica have a young son, and they used to have a lot of stuff. According to their manifesto, that included some pretty normal things: a second car, a 72-inch TV, home theater system, dining ...
Created on Tue Aug 20, 2013
What is summer if it's not water cooled? A tasty, delightful drink from the garden hose, a rowdy romp around the yard with squirt guns, or a dip in the lake? The summer of 2004, three years before ...
The best places to roll out the sleeping bag, cook a meal, cuddle with your sweetie and gaze at the stars are rarely easy to get to. Rightly so. I'm a believer in the yin and the yang, that there ...
Take a peek into the impressive array of activities going on in Yosemite National Park in just one day in this phenomenal video. That inlcudes some exhilarating footage of hang gliding about 3 minutes ...
Via http://www.explorebigsky.com/newspost/wildlife-of-yellowstone-national-park
National Geographic put the famed Zion National Park hike, The Narrows, on its list of America's Best 100 Adventures, and if that's not a good enough endorsement for you, try this short film. The ...
... to discover Michael Lanza's narrative, Before They’re Gone: A Family’s Year-Long Quest to Explore America’s Most Endangered National Parks . . .  ...
If you've ever hoofed it to the bottom of the Grand Canyon, then you've made friends with the multiplying foot blisters, known well the rock-hard calf muscles and felt the blow to your ego as you ...
Unless you're a river guide, riding the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon is a once in a lifetime opportunity, usually by raft, dory, or kayak. However filmmaker Seth Warren and surf artist ...
Created on Mon Aug 27, 2012
The earth is round and the great discoveries, crossings, and formidable pioneering efforts on the planet have all been ticked off the list by countless predecessors. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't ...
I'm a fan of hiking. Mark is, too (check out his list of 20 Fascinating Hiking Facts), so as we grew from a couple of trail enthusiasts into new parents, we aimed early on to continue making this ...
Every time I take a road trip to southern Utah, it just gets better and better. The vast expanses of incomprehensible crimson sandstone landscape seemingly hide and surprise with endless opportunities ...
Created on Sun Jun 17, 2012
As classy and tasteful as it is to discuss "downloading software," "greasing the punchbowl," or "punching out a grumpy," it still draws a high level of interest, intoxicated or not, at campfire time ...
I have a dream — no, actually a goal — to take my daughter down to Havasu Falls. I haven't been there in 9 years. We'll both strap on our backpacks, hike the 10 miles down Grand Canyon and along its ...
"Deep within this vast wilderness are secret and intimate tributaries rarely visited by man, hiding some of the Canyon's most remarkable features. The barrier to entry is steep. To explore them, one ...
WONDERLAND from Christopher Cauble on Vimeo. Yellowstone is always good for tasty timelapse, and this one from Christopher Cauble renders the wonders of the oldest National Park in new ...

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