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For years the Tissot T-Touch line has been Switzerland's unique answer to the quartz hiking watch. While other manufacturers offered analog quartz pieces, Tissot has been the only company that has tried to take on the altimeter-barometer-thermometer uber watches made by Casio, Seiko and Citizen.
So I was hanging out at the Lucas family estate last Saturday evening with 350 of my closest friends, when I began pondering a few of life's questions. Steve and I were invited by our buddies Al and Joyce Long to attend the annual CGI Gala , which raises money to empower the poor in Cambodia through education, vocational training and business development.
The Dickson Police Department is working to identify the man who walked into a dentist office and exposed himself to a 12-year-old child. According to police, the unidentified man covered himself with a magazine so he would not be exposing himself to others in the waiting room.
Richmond man, 69, climbs Mount Kilimanjaro He did it as a tribute to his mother, and he's now looking for his next adventure Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/09/12/richmond-man-climbs-mount-kilimanjaro/15532607/ Duane Steil, 69 of Richmond, climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in July. He reached the summit at Uhuru Peak, 19,341 feet above sea level, on the seventh day of hiking.
All good words to describe the Lost Man Loop hike on Independence Pass between Aspen and Leadville . The hike takes visitors past two lakes, one reservoir, over one 12,800-foot pass and through amazing scenery.
Honey Bee is a sweet, blind cat who traverses the wild like a feline Davey Crockett. She was discovered in Fiji, where local veterinarians at Animals Fiji nursed her back to health.
Eastern Mountain Sports is holding the grand opening of its relocated Stamford store at Ridgeway Shopping Center on Monday, Sept. 15, at 10 a.m. The new store with 5,167 square feet of selling space will be open at 2351 Summer St. Children's footwear and apparel will be available for the first time.
Every Saturday, Guam Boonie Stompers offers public hikes to a variety of destinations such as beaches, snorkeling sites, waterfalls, mountains, caves, latte sites and World War II sites.
"Strayed" isn't really Cheryl Strayed 's last name. The author and subject of "Wild" was originally born Cheryl Nyland, and eventually decided to change her surname after years of pain and a particularly wrenching divorce - and, if the movie adaptation of her novel is to believed, it was literally plucked out of the dictionary after careful consideration - into something that echoed, well, how she had strayed from her path, and possibly her wish to get back on track.
Warning signs block off an entrance to a hiking trail at the Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve near the Picchetti Winery along Montebello Rd. in Cupertino, Calif., on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.
Seward middle and high school students were given another reason to follow their dreams, however difficult and unlikely, as they listened to the interesting stories of Jennifer Pharr Davis, a hiker, author and young role model, at a special assembly Tuesday afternoon September 9th. Davis, an avid distance hiker, the 2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year, focused her talk on her adventures hiking the 2,185-mile Appalachian Trail solo, at age 21. Since then, she's completed the trail three times and hiked more than 12,000 miles of trail on six different continents.
The Kallin family, of Dresden, rests at home after their 2,185-mile hike across the Appalachian Trail, which took nearly five months to complete. From the time David and Emily Kallin first hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2002, they knew they would return someday with their children.
Autumn will make it's debut on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 7:29 PM PDT. It's called the Autumnal Equinox .
Home Articles Special Section Fall Arts You're not a proper patron of Portland's arts scene until you've... realized you've seen WillaKenzie Estate co-owner Ronni LaCroute more often than you have any member of your own family. slid into your seat at the Schnitz for a symphony show after coming straight from Mount Hood-and realized that half the people in your row are also wearing some combination of zipoff pants and hiking boots.
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