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Oregon's Horse Butte attracts winter mountain bikers

...change, and they are not especially technical, making them ridable for all skill levels. But riders should be wary of rocks and thick brush along the trail, which can smack their pedals and surprise them.Bikers should also always yield to...

...state library in Anchorage is full of rocks, offering the public data core samples...conveyor-like roller tables hold boxes of rocks.The new, larger center will be...access to more than 100,000 boxes of rocks."So it's kind of a back-and-forth...
Redoubt Bay Lodge employee prevents bear mauling

...encompassing the mouth of Wolverine Creek. This is one of the few known sites where people can watch bears dive off of rocks into a lake to catch salmon, and one of only three known sites on the Pacific Coast where viewers have a good chance...
Rich Lowry: Against the Ferguson mob

...anchor Chris Hayes got to briefly feel what it's like to be a cop or an innocent business owner in Ferguson when a couple of rocks were pointlessly thrown at him while he was on the air. Hayes brushed the whole thing off as people being very angry...
Mountain bike trails go with the flow

...out "Double Shot."?Jug Mountain describes it as a "half mile of pure downhill-only bliss."It has a mixture of rocks, wood features, table tops and berms to create "the perfect trail to get your flow on."Riders without the skills...
Rock formations on the beach have a story to tell in rivers and tiny tidbits of rocks ground up on a beach. I love examining...secret. Aside from the aesthetics of rocks, there's another reason I enjoy...bother trying to map all those piles of rocks and dirt? Well, it turns out knowing...

...mushers describe the final hours of one of the toughest Iditarods in memory. What started as a sometimes snowless gauntlet of rocks and trees ended in a battle with surging winds that bullied mushers to their knees.Four-time winner Jeff King, all...
Les Palmer: Remember the Exxon Valdez

...friend's boat, it seemed to outward appearances as if the spill had never occurred.Weathered crude had changed the color of rocks along the shoreline in some places, but the scenery was as beautiful as ever. While the oil had killed a lot of wildlife...
Stretching winter: Recreationists take to mountains to get winter fix

...Hampshire's White Mountains."It's the beauty, the ruggedness, the cold, the deep blues of the sky, the little bits of rocks poking up though the white snow. You have an element of danger," said Murdzek, 47, an insurance company actuary from...
Bed Tax editorial misses the mark, marketing is never a bad idea for local business

...Kenai Peninsula Tourism Marketing Council and the tourism industry's businesses are literally squeezing diamonds out of rocks to the benefit of all Kenai Peninsula residents. I ask you, when is marketing a bad idea? We can only reap what we...


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