Monthly Archives: October 2012

Video: Crazy Urban Downhill Mountain Bike Race Caught On Helmet Cam

The Red Bull Descenso del Condor is a crazy downhill urban mountain bike race that is held in La Paz, Bolivia each year. Riders scream through the streets, fly off jumps, roll down stone steps and otherwise go places that … Continue reading

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Video: Trekking The Annapurna Circuit In Nepal

The Annapurna Circuit in Nepal is considered to be one of the best treks in the world. It starts in the lowlands and slowly wanders its way to higher altitudes, and eventually into the shadow of the Annapurna massif itself. … Continue reading

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Adventure Tech: Windows 8 And New Tablets Hit The Streets

This past week has been a busy one in the world of high tech gadgets. Not only did we see a host of new tablets announced but Microsoft shipped its much vaunted Windows 8 operating system. While those items may … Continue reading

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Video: Helmet Cam Footage Of Felix Baumgartner’s Jump From Space

A few weeks back we all marveled at the images of Felix Baumgartner making his epic skydive from 24 miles above the surface of the Earth. Just imagine what it must have looked like for Felix himself! Well know you … Continue reading

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Cycle USA: Riding 2000 Miles From St. Louis To San Francisco

Warning: Prolonged exposure to adventurer Dave Cornthwaite can lead to wanderlust and an unquenchable thirst for your own adventures as well. Want proof? I’ll simply point you to the newly launched website for Vanessa Knight at NessKnightBlog.com. You see, Ness … Continue reading

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Lonnie Dupre To Attempt January Summit Of Denali Again

If there are two things you can say about Lonnie Dupre, its that he loves the cold and he is certainly persistent. The polar explorer has spent plenty of time in the arctic over they years to make the first … Continue reading

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2013 Tour de France Course Revealed

2013 will mark the 100th running of the Tour de France and to celebrate organizers of the event have some big plans for the race next year. The full course for the event was unveiled yesterday, giving fans a glimpse … Continue reading

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Explorer Discovers 140 Vintage WW II Aircraft Hidden In Burmese Jungle

Here’s a cool and interesting story. A British explorer has discovered a long-lost cache of aircraft hidden in the jungles of Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma. The vintage Supermarine Spitfire airplanes were buried there during World War II … Continue reading

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Alastair Humphreys And Leon McCarron Announces Expedition Through The Empty Quarter

Adventurers Alastair Humphreys and Leon McCarron have announced that they are joining forces to take on a new expedition that will be as demanding and difficult as anything they’ve ever done. The two men plan to follow in the footsteps of … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Project Wants To Digitally Restore El Capitan Movie

Back in 1968 one of the classic climbing films of all times, El Capitan was released to much acclaim. It chronicled four climbers as they spent three days climbing iconic rock face which remains one of he best known routes … Continue reading

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