Hiking

Island Life

Island Life

The engine groaned and thick curtains of white foam parted in twin waves as our boat picked up speed leaving Ventura Harbor. Within ten minutes, the water’s surface a hundred yards from the bow boiled with sleek grey bodies. Over 150 dolphins sped towards the boat, a wall of marine muscle.... Read More...
The Courage Project

The Courage Project

Like most of us, Reno-based clinical and developmental psychologist Dr. Brie Moore gets her juice from outdoor adventures. “When I’m stressed, or overwhelmed, climbing or snowboarding or paddle boarding clears my head. They give me perspective and allow me to cope with life’s challenges,” she says with a contented sigh. “I realized I wanted to bring those experiences to the kids I was working with.” So she started The Courage Project. In their first summer, the organization sponsored eight different events and reached 50 young people. They’d like to expand into offering snowshoeing, skiing and snowboarding this winter.... Read More...