10 REASONS URBAN SPRAWL IS THE OUTDOORSMAN’S WORST ENEMY

Urban sprawl is the biggest consumer of wild places. Most of us have a front-row seat to the massive destruction. Ever since I was a small boy, I’ve watched developers level wild land and eventually begin pouring concrete. I remember when I watched a primitive swamp area disappear across from my childhood home. A couple walks there with […]

Follow Me To Alaska

BOOK REVIEW: “FOLLOW ME TO ALASKA” BY ANN PARKER

Ever dream of leaving your home and moving to the Alaskan wilds? Well Shon and Ann Parker took their dream and made it a reality. I got a chance to read Ann Parker’s book “Follow Me To Alaska” and here is what it’s all about. I might be a bit biased in this review. I […]

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WATCH OUT! HELICOPTER TREE TRIMMERS ARE CRAZY

How about mounting giant circular saws to a pole and swinging it from a helicopter? Sound like that only happens in the movies? Check out frightening close just how well helicopter tree trimmers really are. When trees need trimmed along power lines crews in trucks with lift buckets are obsolete. A helicopter with a giant […]

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SUSPENSION BRIDGE FAIL DROPS HIKERS INTO THE ABYSS (GO-PRO VIDEO)

Ever hike across suspension bridges before? These hikers have too but were not aware of the impending doom this time. Witness these hikers plunge off a suspension bridge when a cable fails. Many of us have hiked over suspension foot bridges. They react with our footsteps and bounce up and down merrily on our journey […]

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NATURE DEVOURS WW2 RELICS

Nature reclaims everything if given a chance. That is exactly what happened with these war relics. See what nature does when World War Two relics are left forgotten. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vhVmhmJF58 I have always found nature fascinating. I have also enjoyed finding historical artifacts out in the wilds. Nature has a way of wiping away man’s history […]