• The 20 Most Beautiful Hikes

    Aug 17, 2013 Comments (0) Hiking, News

    A likely story indeed! said the Pigeon in a tone of the deepest contempt. ‘I’ve seen a good many little girls in my time, but never ONE with such a neck as that! No, no! You’re a serpent; and there’s no use denying it. I suppose you’ll be telling me next that you never tasted …

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  • Rocky Mountain: History & Culture

    May 18, 2014 Comments (0) Camping, Interesting

    It but remains for this council to command, and Tal Hajus must prove his fitness to rule. Were he a brave man he would invite Tars Tarkas to combat, for he does not love him, but Tal Hajus is afraid; Tal Hajus, your jeddak, is a coward. With my bare hands I could kill him, …

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  • Most beautiful lakes to kayak

    May 15, 2014 Comments (0) Adventure, Photos, Rafting/Kayaking

    We went down the lane, by the body of the man in black, sodden now from the overnight hail, and broke into the woods at the foot of the hill. We pushed through these towards the railway without meeting a soul. The woods across the line were but the scarred and blackened ruins of woods; …

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  • Successful tent pitching in the mountains

    May 11, 2014 Comments (0) Camping, News

    I opine, that it is plainly traceable to the first arrival of the Greenland whaling ships in London, more than two centuries ago. Because those whalemen did not then, and do not now, try out their oil at sea as the Southern ships have always done; but cutting up the fresh blubber in small bits, …

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  • Top Cameras for Wet and Rugged Adventure

    May 9, 2014 Comments (0) Featured, How To, Reviews

    The woodtick sucks the blood of the dog, but the germ, being so very small, goes right into the blood of the body, and there it has many children. In those days there would be as many as a billion—a crab-shell, please—as many as that crab-shell in one man’s body. We called germs micro-organisms. When

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  • New adventure experience: Diving in ice lake

    May 9, 2014 Comments (0) Adventure

    After partaking of my evening meal of cheese-like food and vegetable milk I sought out Sola, whom I found working by the light of a torch upon some of Tars Tarkas’ trappings. She looked up at my approach, her face lighting with pleasure and with welcome. I am glad you came,” she said; “Dejah Thoris

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  • 9 killer camping gadgets for backpackers

    Aug 16, 2013 Comments (0) Reviews

    I explained hastily that I had to leave my home, and so secured the dog cart. At the time it did not seem to me nearly so urgent that the landlord should leave his. I took care to have the cart there and then, drove it off down the road, and, leaving it in charge …

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  • No matter where you live, adventure is much closer than you think

    Mar 13, 2013 Comments (1) Video

    He took me for his housemaid, she said to herself as she ran. How surprised he’ll be when he finds out who I am! But I’d better take him his fan and gloves—that is, if I can find them.’ As she said this, she came upon a neat little house, on the door of which …

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  • Seven Days on the John Muir Trail

    Mar 12, 2013 Comments (0) Video

    The carts and carriages crowded close upon one another, making little way for those swifter and more impatient vehicles that darted forward every now and then when an opportunity showed itself of doing so, sending the people scattering against the fences and gates of the villas. “Push on!” was the cry.

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