| Feb 25, 2011
Chuck Allen, a onetime high school surfing coach in Southern California who established amateur surfing and snowboarding groups that organized and elevated the sports, has died. He was 74.
Allen, who was the special events manager at Mountain High Resort...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:28 PM
FRIDAY: The Galway Hooker Band (pictured) and the Yeastie Boys perform at Gallagher's Pub & Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 a.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 2:49 PM
ST. JOSEPH – The forecast for the next couple of days means local beaches will likely be packed this Labor Day weekend. But forecasters say Sunday and Monday will likely prompt rip current warnings.
So far this year, 62 people have drowned in...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 2:13 PM
In the middle of the afternoon, on a school day, if you saw a teenager hanging out on the beach, you'd probably think they're playing hooky, but this week instead of hitting the books, a group of teenagers are hitting the beach.
When you think about...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 10:41 AM
Fire Department rescue crews responded to a report of a person in the water in the Edgewater neighborhood this afternoon, but it turned out the person was windsurfing and wasn't in distress.
Crews were dispatched about 12:20 p.m. following the report...
| May 23, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Scott Dickerson, a Homer-based photographer and surf entrepreneur, recently drove his white truck and trailer to Anchorage to do two things.
First, surf the bore tide, and second, evangelize about his new favorite outdoor activity: Stand-up paddle...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 6:34 AM
For more information about Great Lakes Demo Tour:
Types of sailing - Free Ride, High Wind/Wave or Freestyle
Take a lesson to learn proper technique, how to rig and tune equipment and self...
| Mar 27, 2008
| 1:17 PM
In meteorology and hydrology, there are few certainties. One exception may be the Kern River. When the Sierra Nevada gets an above-average snow dump--such as the one that whitened our majestic mountain range this winter--the Kern will surely...
| Jan 11, 2009
I'm flying 4,000 feet above the desert near Las Vegas on a cloudless day, with a spectacular view out the window of majestic mountains, dramatically stark landscapes and shimmering lakes.
So, what am I looking at?
A dog riding a skateboard.
| Jun 24, 2009
Survers don't need a big lake or an ocean to surf. These die-hards are on the Colorado River, a thousand miles from any coast.
Zoo animals need relief from the heat. Here were some ideas.
| Aug 31, 2008
Harbor Country often is thought of as back-in-the-day beach towns whose names whisper timeless Americana and the comfort of a good B&B. But the southwestern corner of Michigan is morphing into an adventure-sports mecca just 90 minutes from Chicago.