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December 2011 Archive

Ice Climbing

Tuesday, December 27, 2011  |  Videos
Ice Climbing

Climbing up frozen waterfalls. What else is there to say?

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The True Power of Adventure

Tuesday, December 20, 2011  |  
The True Power of Adventure

We each head for the outdoors for different reasons and find, once we arrive, that we share the same love for nature's power and beauty. Having outdoor adventures together create bonds that no other experiences can mold. We leave the city and head for the mountains to get away from the masses of bodies, the millions of unknown faces and voices. Around the campfire we find true people and their voices become familiar.

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Trail Reading: A Walk in the Woods

Tuesday, December 13, 2011  |  Education
Trail Reading: A Walk in the Woods

"I understand now, in a way I never did before, the colossal scale of the world. I found patience and fortitude that I didn't know I had. "

We head out on the Appalachian Trail with Bill Bryson in his now classic A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail and find humor, adventure, and challenge.

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Embracing Challenge

Tuesday, December 6, 2011  |  
Embracing Challenge

"Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work."
-Booker T. Washington

Think about that which you are most proud of. Is it your family, job, a degree, some trophy, a personal accomplishment? Chances are you derive the most pride from something that came as a result of hard work and determination - maybe even some sacrifice.

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