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How To Survive Cold Weather Like A Polar Explorer - Canada

in Hiking, Canada

By Matthew Karsten April 10, 2018 Manitoba, Canada It’s -16 degrees fahrenheit outside, and we’re pitching tents on a thick layer of hardened ice, preparing for a night of extreme cold weather conditions. Welcome to polar expedition training!

Manitoba, Canada

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Motorcycle Road Trip In The Canadian Rockies

in Motorcycles, Hiking, Canada, Road Trip

By Matthew Karsten Jan 23, 2017 Canada This summer I rented a Harley Davidson motorcycle for a Canadian Rockies road trip through beautiful national parks in both Alberta and British Columbia. The area is full of scenic landscapes and diverse wild

Banff National Park, Canada

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Snowboarding Above The Clouds At Whistler - Canada

in Canada, Snow boarding / Skiing

By Matthew Karsten 25 October 2016 Whistler, BC, Canada We finally broke through low-hanging clouds into blue sky, revealing snow covered peaks in every direction. I felt a rush of excitement gazing out at Whistler’s steep terrain.

Whistler, BC, Canada

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Packing & Planning For The Arctic Circle Trail - Greenland

in Hiking, Greenland, Road Trip, Camping

By Matthew Karsten Preparing to hike Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail? Here are some useful tips for packing and planning .

Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

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Scuba Diving With Sharks (No Cage!) In South Africa

in Scuba Diving, South Africa

The ocean around me is filled with hungry sharks. In just a few minutes, the sea has become thick with them, approaching from all directions. My heart races.

Protea Banks, Margate, South Africa

South Africa

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Table Mountain - Platteklip Gorge - South Africa

in Hiking, South Africa

Table Mountain is a flat-topped mountain forming a prominent landmark overlooking the city of Cape Town in South Africa.

5821 Tafelberg Rd, Table Mountain (Nature Reserve)

South Africa

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Running With Mexico’s Tarahumara Indians - Mexico

in Running, Mexico

By Matthew Karsten Date: 23 January 2017 Location: Cerocahui, Mexico Tarahumara runners are some of the best long-distance marathoners in the world. While exploring Mexico’s Copper Canyon, I attempted to go running with them.

Cerocahui, Mexico

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Biking Italy’s Apennines Mountains In Emilia Romagna

in Cycling, Italy

By Matthew Karsten Date: 21 January 2017 Location: Reggio Emilia, Italy Biking is an excellent way to explore the Reggiano Apennines Mountains of Northern Italy, home to medieval castles, chestnut forests, and rural farms.

Reggio Emilia, Italy

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We Found The Loch Ness Monster! - Inverness, Scotland

in Boating, United Kingdom, Scotland

By Matthew Karsten Date: February 20, 2017 Inverness, Scotland There in the distance! A massive long-necked beast slowly emerged from the black depths of Loch Ness. Could it be the legendary monster called Nessie?

Inverness, Scotland

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Veins Of The Earth: Crawling Inside An Active Volcano - Reunion Island, France

in France

By Matthew Karsten 23 January 2017 Reunion Island, France Sweat drenched my shirt as I stumbled through pitch black darkness, groping at jagged glass-like walls for support while trying not to hit my head on the shrinking ceiling.

Piton de la Fournaise, Reunion, France

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