Category Archives: United States

Think You Need To Go To Colorado To Rock Climb? Try Virginia!

Virginia may not be the first place that comes to mind when considering places to go rock climbing, but the state is blessed with some awesome sites that will offer fun and adventure for both beginning and advanced climbers. Check … Click to read the full article

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Underwater Florida Keys Pumpkin Carving Contest for Artistic Scuba Divers

The Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary underwater pumpkin carving contest is an innovative take on a popular Halloween activity for kids and adults alike. Rather than taking a knife and carving a pumpkin on the kitchen table, scuba diver entrants … Click to read the full article

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Great Climbing in the Southwest

I am incredibly lucky to live in a region of the world where I literally have the mountains, desert and ocean all within a couple of hours from me. To be honest, I could get to the beach in about … Click to read the full article

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Vertical Caving – The Lowdown

The prospect of exploring an unknown system of underground tunnels called “caves” may already seem like a daunting sport to a regular person, but cave exploration cannot exactly be considered an extreme sport.  If you are looking for a dangerous … Click to read the full article

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Storm Chasing in Tornado Alley

Some people have the notion that extreme sports are crazy, and in some ways, they are right! After all, isn’t chasing a tornado for the fun of it crazy? However, storm chasers who are really into storm chasing do not … Click to read the full article

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The Top 3 Extreme Sports and Destinations in 2012

The image of extreme sports has undergone something of a transformation in recent times, as activities such as surfing, rock climbing and zorbing have been embraced by a wider and more varied social demographic. No longer just exclusive to the … Click to read the full article

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Cavers vs. Spelunkers – The Battle for Alabama’s Underground Caves

If you have the impression that spelunking is the same as caving, think again.  In fact if you say you are going spelunking in Alabama you may just turn a few heads in dismay rather than awe.  All around the … Click to read the full article

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Top 5 Best Rivers for Whitewater Rafting

There are the things we want to do, and there are the things we have to do. Hanging new wallpaper in my family room was certainly not my first choice of weekend activities, but it had to be done. The … Click to read the full article

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