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Created on Wed Aug 29, 2012
The festival-like thing that's known as Burning Man is happening right now through next Monday out in the barren lands of Nevada's Black Rock Desert. Aside from the usual question of what is Burning ...
Created on Mon Aug 27, 2012
The earth is round and the great discoveries, crossings, and formidable pioneering efforts on the planet have all been ticked off the list by countless predecessors. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't ...
If it's one thing minivans and car camping have going for them, it's Volkswagen. From the chill vibe of the venerable microbus to the pinnacle of them all, the 4WD Syncro of the 1980s and 90s with ...
Some 640 miles off the shore of North Carolina is the small British territory of Bermuda. In the capitol city of Hamilton at the Foot of the Lane roundabout on any weekday you'll find Johnny Barnes ...
Created on Mon Jul 2, 2012
If shoes make the outfit, the bag makes the woman, so they say. My wife once had a small vibrant hand-woven satchel made by Tibetan monks, and for reasons not entirely clear, she always appeared a ...
Created on Mon Jul 2, 2012
Camera: Canon 5D | Lens: EF24-105mm | Setting: f/4, 1/80 sec, ISO 100 My friend K.C. lives in a small Wyoming town and drives a 1980s-era Land Cruiser, tan in color with no extras if you're not counting ...
Created on Tue Jun 19, 2012
The planet Mercury completes a rotation once every 59 Earth days, and orbits the sun every 87.969 Earth days. It's the closest planet to the sun and because Mercury has no atmosphere the rock has ...
Not everyone enjoys the charm of a gas station country store, and that's okay. Under most circumstances, I wouldn't either. This time, though, our 11-month-old girl conked out for the afternoon to ...
Created on Tue May 15, 2012
Camera: Canon 5D | Lens: EF24-105mm | Setting: f/4, 1/800 sec, ISO 100 Chicken Corners Trail — "The best way to ruin your upholstery in Moab, Utah" You'll lean like a green bowler trying to force ...
Photo: Las Olas Surf Safaris When Mother's Day arrives on May 13, you can go for a card and some flowers, and your mom or your children's mother will love them both. That charming breakfast of fresh ...
Rolling through numerous small towns each day for the last eight months, we encounter a lot of new people, and they are often very curious about our journey. Most of the time the questions asked are ...
Like it always goes, my wife and I spent over an hour packing things up after spending a few nights on the beach outside of Puerto Peñasco. But this time, we had it all dialed in, amazingly with space ...
The other night we ate dinner across from a theater and saw an ad for the movie Madagascar 3, and for a strange singular moment I was thrilled. And then I couldn't believe it, couldn't believe how ...
Fiji Vignette 3/3 from Taj Burrow on Vimeo. Hmmm hmmm, aerial views of foamy peelers in the crystal blue waters of the South Pacific: tasty. * * * The Sunday Morning Chillax? Here's the idea. ...
In 2008, when National Geographic ADVENTURE magazine raved, "Coolest. Camper. Ever. The SylvanSport GO is the camp trailer for people who've never even thought about camp trailers," the folks at SylvanSport ...
Simpson Desert from Gavin Rawlings on Vimeo. When Gavin Rawlings was 9 years old, he picked up a camera and the mystery of motion picture mesmerized the Australian for years. That's good, because ...
"Home is whenever I’m with you." This song lyric by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros carries a great sentiment for a family traveling together — there doesn’t need to be a permanent structure ...
Created on Tue Mar 13, 2012
The thrill of surprise is likely the one thread that connects all forms of outdoor adventure. Watching a skier pull a 540, taking a ride through Crystal Rapid on the Colorado River, on-sight flashing ...
... as sometimes they parked their truck and traveled like backpackers for weeks without wheels. Then, on the leg home, they traveled by freighter across the Atlantic in 26 days from Buenos Aires to Emden, ...
Created on Wed Feb 22, 2012
Sedona is just up the road from us and alive with decidedly ultimate beauty. For all of these reasons, and much to our loss, we rarely go and experience the soaring, fire-red buttes, the still trickles ...

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