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Life's a Liability Release -- (Soft) Adventuring Around the Globe

Crai S. Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Crai S. Bower

The last conversation a 60-hours-a-week Microsoft developer wants to endure is one wrought with tales of single track mountain biking, heliskiing, and snorkeling.

PHOTOS: 9 Places To Spot California Sea Lions And Seals

2010-12-10-overhead_Trazzler.jpg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

By Megan Cytron With a population of 238,000, there are enough California sea lions to populate a slippery city the size of Scottsdale, Arizona. Cali...

PHOTOS: 11 Spots To Birdwatch Near LA

2010-12-10-overhead_Trazzler.jpg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Text by Megan Cytron, courtesy of Trazzler. Southern California's warm weather and primo location on the Pacific Flyway, makes it one of the top bird...

169 Ways To Tackle California's State Parks

Trazzler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

While America's national parks get the full Ken-Burns treatment, state parks protect vast swaths of the country's natural and historic treasures witho...

America's Whitewater Playgrounds

Kraig Becker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Kraig Becker

2010-07-20-Picture21.jpgThe U.S. is blessed with spectacular kayaking destinations spread out across the entire country, ranging from the Appalachian Mountains in the east to the Cascades, with plenty to enjoy in between. Here are a few of the best rivers.

PHOTOS: Scavanger Hunts, Berry Picking And 7 Other Awesome Summer Activities

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We all want to live greener lives and what better way to do so then to green our summer fun? From the extra boost of vitamin D to the jolt of exercise...

What's Worth It: Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida

Suzanne Aaronson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzanne Aaronson

If Robinson Crusoe had been marooned here he probably wouldn't have been so keen to escape... A paradise island, only accessible by boat or seaplane. ...

Colorado River Bill Moves Through Senate Committee

The Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Kayakers, anglers and all variety of private and commercial boaters could gain the right to float through private land after a state Senate committee ...

Which 10 Things Can't You Live Without?

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

Here's my decidedly more modest (though still princess-like) list of favourite things. And I hope you'll share yours with us, too.

'Skyaking': Skydiving Meets Kayaking In Stunning Extreme Sport (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

In case skydiving isn't daring enough, a twist on the extreme sport ups the ante. Skyaking combines the extreme altitudes of skydiving with the vehicu...

Are We Prejudiced Against Books Just When We Need Them Most?

Steve Leveen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steve Leveen

There is book learning and then there is real world learning, and we tend to think that learning in the real world is more valuable and genuine. I believe this is prejudice of the worst kind.

Colorado Whitewater Rafting Bill Seeks To Ease Tensions Between Landowners, Rafting Industry

The Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The stories have reached almost rural-myth status in Colorado's high country: rocks being thrown at paddlers, wires strung across rivers at head heigh...

22 Year Old Kayaker Sets World Record For Waterfall Plunge (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Fox and Friends talks with the man who just established a new world record for waterfall plunge. "It pretty much goes to white out," the 22-year-old ...

The Song and the River

Betsy Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Betsy Carter

I have watched the Hudson River go by for most of my life, and I decided it was time to get to know it better.

To Get Ahead, Give a Lot

Brad Ludden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brad Ludden

Give to people who need it a hell of a lot more than they do. The wealth that is gained by giving far surpasses any amount of dollar signs and replenishes your "soul" account.

A Journey to Remember

Tamar Abrams | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tamar Abrams

My child's increasing self-reliance has given me the time to reflect on my parents' lives. I've always been grateful to have arrived at midlife with two vital parents who live nearby.