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“Waterfalls”

May 21, 2012 07:56 PM ET // Erik Trinidad
This past weekend, a 13-year-old boy from the Seattle suburb of Burien, had gone hiking with his father and friend, when he waded in the river just above Wallace Falls in Washington state's Cascade foothills. He slipped and then fell -- fortunately only 10 feet down a small waterfall. If he had stu...
Feb 21, 2012 08:35 PM ET // Erik Trinidad
In mid-February -- i.e. right now -- an incredible optical illusion of Nature occurs in Yosemite National Park: Horsetail Fall, one of the lesser-known waterfalls cascading over the famed granite face of El Capitan, glows like it's on fire. The waterfall doesn't garner much attention during the oth...
Jun 1, 2012 09:22 PM ET // Erik Trinidad
Huck is a new short kayak film directed by Andy Maser (and tipped to us by Adventure Journal) that showcases a day in the life of kayaker Evan Garcia. It starts with morning coffee and finishes with an end-of-the-day beer, but in between is an astounding stunt that will captivate fans of the sport:...
Jun 18, 2012 04:50 PM ET // Erik Trinidad
For the first time in 116 years, a man as taken to a highwire over Niagara Falls -- according to The New York Times -- but this time, a successful tightrope walk has taken a man not only over the falls, but into the history books. Said man is Nik Wallenda, who is no stranger [...]