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The Slow Pace Of Adventure
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The Slow Pace Of Adventure

When most people hear the word rafting, they conjure images of chaotic white water roaring down narrow paths through mountain gorges.  With intrepid people rodeoing their way down at the water’s whim, adrenaline junkies, constantly in search of the next high.  While I am all for that type of rafting, [...]

Filming with The Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons
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Filming with The Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons

Getting to travel and kayak fish with our team members and talk new product is definitely one of the perks of being the Product Manager at Jackson Kayak. This summer I had the pleasure of doing that while filming an episode of The Extreme Kayak Fishing Show with Jim Sammons, [...]

Time is Finite and Youth Wasted on the Young
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Time is Finite and Youth Wasted on the Young

Late February this year I almost died.  I had a tragic BASE jumping accident, which almost made me loose my left foot.  I suffered shattered heels, herniated back, massive concussion, and broken hand.  Re-learning to walk and basically function from the waste down is one of the hardest things.  I [...]

The Desert Restoration Experience, New Mexico
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The Desert Restoration Experience, New Mexico

Flying into Albuquerque, NM I remember looking down and thinking to myself “so that is what the desert looks like.” It was mountainous and tan as far as the eye can see; and as soon as the burst of warm air hit me with 0% humidity in it I realized [...]

Training the next generation…..Pass it on!
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Training the next generation…..Pass it on!

This weekend I had the privilege of training 14 Girl Scout leaders to be Camp Skills Certified. All of these folks were easily 20 years younger than I and many have never camped a day in their lives. If you are looking for adventure – Try Teaching! Everyone came to [...]