Tag: Outdoors

Close Encounters of the Wildlife Kind

Face it, we’re in their territory. And though it’s cool to see animals up close, it’s important to remember that these are not the happy, friendly creatures you’ll find in a Disney animation. Animals have their own rules for behavior, and they don’t necessarily coincide with ours.

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When Lightning Strikes.

Did you know that over the past 30 years, lightning strikes have killed an average of 48 people annually in the US? Okay, in the grand scheme of things, not a huge number (in comparison, there were 38,300 traffic fatalities last year), but if you’ve ever been outdoors during a thunder storm, you know how frightening it can be.

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From The Ski Diva Forum

It being summer, I'm getting a bit of running in (trail and road). I've been wearing Saucony runners - currently Hurricane for road and Xodus for trail - for the… [...]

What are ski divas reading? Me: Book 4 of the Outlander series, audio format. These days I read/listen to audio books on my commute more so than an actual book… [...]

I've finally decided on buying the Santa Ana 93 skis! I'm trying to decide on length. I'm ~5'5.5", 140 lbs, athletic, 30 years old. I'd probably consider myself an intermediate/advanced… [...]

This is a question I have often pondered since starting to learn to ski at the ripe age of 58. I was then influenced by a message that pops up… [...]

I was lucky enough to run into 3 demo days this ski trip, and even luckier that my mother finally agreed to try skis just for fun. Today was the… [...]

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