Day: June 13, 2019

Adventure

Al Faussett By no means Met a 100-Foot Falls He Wouldn’t Run in a Dugout Log

As a monetary technique, there’s a sure logic to taking bets that you’re about to die. Should you survive, you’ve simply made a bundle of cash. And in case you die, dropping the guess is the least of your worries. Welcome contained in the enterprising thoughts of Al Faussett, the lumberjack-turned-daredevil who was first to […]

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Adventure

Sunscreen Prevents Most cancers, Proper? Properly, It’s Difficult

“Ladies and gents of the category of ’97: Put on sunscreen.” So begins a hypothetical commencement speech written by Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich that rippled by means of popular culture that yr — lengthy earlier than “going viral” was even a factor. “If I may give you just one tip for the long run, […]

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Adventure

Climbing Unsuitable Peak and Improvising Rafts Make for Nice Bikepack Journey

9 days of British Columbia using and climbing and struggling by no means regarded so good. Kenny Smith, Fraser Newton, Chester Bush, and Margus Riga picked their approach, the improper approach at occasions, by way of the Chilcotin mountains, laughing many of the approach. /* —————————————– */ /* View slug: category-archive-view – begin */ /* […]

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Hiking

HikaNation featured in Appalachian Path Museum

America’s solely museum devoted to mountain climbing historical past, the Appalachian Path Museum, unveiled 5 new reveals this spring. HikaNation was a 14-month group trek from San Francisco, CA, to Cape Henlopen State Park, DE, in 1980-1981 sponsored by Backpacker journal, the U.S. Division of Inside and American Mountain climbing Society. Whereas hundreds of hikers […]

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