Category: Hike

  • Geocaching: Will Hike for Treasure
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    Geocaching: Will Hike for Treasure

    Ask a child if they want to go for a walk through the woods and you will likely get a less than enthusiastic response.  Tell them that there is a hidden treasure involved and you have clues and the tools to find it and you will experience a vastly different reaction….they  will probably beat you…

  • Yosemite: My First Trainer by Harriet Anderson
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    Yosemite: My First Trainer

    My first time doing any type of endurance activity came when I worked in Yosemite National Park when I was in college in 1956. I had fallen in love with Yosemite when I first went up there in the late 1940’s. I had wanted to work in Yosemite and I was offered a job working…

  • On Top of the World

    I froze outside room 202 peering in, checking my schedule, checking the room number.  Something wasn’t right.  The weights weren’t attached to machines, but were clanking around and being propelled by pure manpower. How could I have registered for the wrong PE class?  This wasn’t the kind of surprise I was expecting my first day…

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    Outdoor Yoga: Poses for Hikers

    Hiking is a great reminder to have fun when you exercise. We do it not just for the health benefits, but also for enjoyment. There’s a feeling of accomplishment when you hike a trail, especially one with a destination that includes a natural landmark like a lake or waterfall. Health-wise, it’s great to get outside…

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