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Colorado Police Officers Accused of Elk Killing Cover-up

Colorado Police Officers Accused of Elk Killing Cover-up

On Jan. 18, Officers Samuel Carter and Brent Curnow of the Boulder Police Department in Colorado were arrested in connection with a suspicion shooting death that occurred on New Year’s Day.

Choosing a Camping Stove

Choosing a Camping Stove

As the Great Cornholio put it, “Heh heh, fire!”. There are plenty of backpackers that hate cooking, and will go to great lengths never to have to heat up a meal.  Some adventure racers looking to save weight will bring nothing but energy bars, trailmix, dried fruits, and candy so [...]

Guns in National Parks

Guns in National Parks

In 2010, President Obama signed a piece of legislation which revoked a more than two decades’ old ban on firearms in national parks. For the last two years, that law has been active, allowing gun owners to carry their firearms legally throughout our National Parks.

Two Irish Adventurers Complete 9000-Mile Journey Along Silk Road

Two Irish Adventurers Complete 9000-Mile Journey Along Silk Road

For hundreds of years the Silk Road served as a trade route between Europe and Asia, opening early commerce between numerous cultures and countries. For generations it facilitated international trade for a major portion of the world

7 Amazing Animal Rescues

7 Amazing Animal Rescues

In 1988, a team of rescuers managed to safely extricate three California Grey whales trapped in a treacherous ice flow off the coast of the North Pole. This real-life incident was the inspiration for Big Miracle, a motion picture starring Drew Barrymore that was released last year.

5 Different Ways to Rappel

5 Different Ways to Rappel

Rappelling (known by the German word “abseil” in much of the world) is often boring — though it’s one of the most important things you will do as a climber. The majority of climbing accidents occur during the rappel, so make sure you do it right.

Top 6 Places to Spot Bears

Top 6 Places to Spot Bears

Viewing bears in nature is a magnificent experience, especially for photographers.  These powerful, yet majestic, creatures seen in the natural environment is a once in a lifetime opportunity.

Adventurers Prepare to Follow In Shackleton’s Footprints

Adventurers Prepare to Follow In Shackleton’s Footprints

Adventure Cruises for Everyone

Adventure Cruises for Everyone

Cruising is known to be relaxing, restorative and luxurious.  However, tour companies now offer smaller and more adventurous cruises for those who seek more than spa treatments and extensive buffets.

6 National Parks You Haven’t Been to but Should

6 National Parks You Haven’t Been to but Should

Everybody has been to a National Park, whether it was just a drive through to peak into the Grand Canyon or a backpacking trip through Yosemite.