I've gone skydiving 6 times since 1994. Since then, tandem skydiving has become much more popular, accessible, probably safe -- and less personal. Here's my personal experience through the years.
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Smoky Mountain River Rat Tubing Review: Here’s What To Expect Your First Time River Tubing With River Rat In Townsend TN… Or With ANY Outfitter!
East Tennessee is hot, and when you’re looking for a way to cool down with your family and friends, floating down the river is where it’s at! For me, the River Rat Tubing season pass was a no brainer -- because it's the most convenient way to get on the water without the commitment, logistics, or work of a canoe or kayak. Our entire party of 10 people (including teens and toddlers) had a blast their first time there, and I've been tubing with River Rat several times now.
Best Motorcycle Checklist – Must Haves For Long Distance Rides + How To Pack Motorcycle Luggage And Saddlebags
A list of all the must-have items that you absolutely MUST pack on long distance motorcycle rides. Plus, clever tips for packing things in the saddlebags on your motorcycle, and the best motorcycle luggage that is lightweight and fits on the back of your bike.
What It’s Like Motorcycling With Dogs: See How We Ride Motorcycles With 2 Large Dogs In 1 Custom Motorcycle Dog Trailer
See the 2 motorcycle trailers that we've used for our dogs. Both are pull-behind trailers. One is a basic luggage trailer for motorcycling that we used when we only had 1 large dog. The other is a motorcycle luggage trailer with air ride suspension that we used for 2 large dogs after we adopted the second one. See how we how we created our own custom dog motorcycle trailer so we could take our dogs on the road with us!
We love taking long-distance motorcycle rides. Here are all the best motorcycle maps and motorcycle apps that we use. See how to create custom maps for your own motorcycle trips using Google Maps. Plus, my thoughts on motorcycle map holders and tips for reading maps while you're on the bike.
Jennifer Lawrence Breaks The Taboo Of ‘Women Peeing Standing Up’… Because When You Gotta Go, You Gotta Go!
Say what? A female urination device? You've got to be kidding! Nope, I'm not. A pee funnel is popular with actresses, brides, and female outdoor enthusiasts. I bet you've said, 'If only I could pee standing up!' at least once. Try a pee funnel like Jennifer Lawrence did. It's quicker, easier, and cleaner.
Are you a sucker for fast rides and the G-force that you experience on them? Not me... but my friend is a professional race car driver. Here's what I've learned about gravitational force and its effects on your body. See how many G's astronauts, roller coaster riders, airplane passengers, race car drivers, fighter pilots, and professional stunt pilots typically sustain. Plus, how to experience weightlessness (or zero gravity) yourself!
Ready To Go Skydiving? Helpful Tips For Your First Tandem Skydive From Someone Who’s Done It 6 Times (….And Counting!)
I love tandem skydiving - where the skydiving instructor does all the work and I just hang along for the ride. I've done it 6 times, and I'm sure I'll do it plenty more times too. These are my best skydiving tips to prepare you for your first time skydiving.
Our 2017 Eclipse Trip Was 1,200 Miles And So Worth It! My Tips For Planning A 2024 Eclipse Trip (…And A 2045 Eclipse Trip, Too!)
My girlfriend and I traveled 1,200 miles to see the 2017 eclipse! Here's how our eclipse trip went and why we'll drive even farther to see the 2024 eclipse. Plus tips for planning your own eclipse trip for the 2014 eclipse... and the 2045 eclipse!
Solo travel is on the rise -- most of us have started a bucket list and we've got places to go and people to see! Traveling alone can be super rewarding. Plus it's easy and safe these days -- when you follow a few simple tips. If you're planning some solo vacations, here are some great websites, apps, and tips to help you get ready.