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  • Film festivals keep the show going

    Film festivals keep the show going
    Feeling like you're in a post-Oscar slump? There are plenty of new films to screen and workshops to attend at these film festivals: ARIZONA Sedona International Film Festival & Workshop This central Arizona fest, now in its 14th year, has a roster of...
  • Extra insurance for adventure sports a good idea

    Speeding high over the Costa Rican jungle on a zip line sounded like a thrilling way for Jerry Shirley of Denver to see the lush tropical terrain around the coastal town of Jaco. All went well until he realized during his fifth ride that the leather...
  • 8 climbers feared dead after Mont Blanc avalanche

    An avalanche swept down a major summit in the Mont Blanc range before dawn today, leaving eight climbers missing and presumed dead along a trail often used to reach western Europe's highest peak. "There's no chance of finding anyone alive," French...
  • Calendar: Events for December 2007 and January 2008

    CALIFORNIA Winter Passport Program and Wine & Crab Taste-Off On passport day, Jan. 19, more than 40 wineries in the Santa Cruz Mountains -- including some smaller establishments normally closed to visitors -- open their doors for tours and tastes. The...
  • Sir Edmund Hillary, 1st to scale Mt. Everest, dies

    Sir Edmund Hillary, 1st to scale Mt. Everest, dies
    Sir Edmund Hillary, the mountain-climbing New Zealand beekeeper who became a mid-20th century hero as the first person to reach the summit of Mount Everest, has died. He was 88. Hillary, who made his historic climb to the top of the world's highest...
  • Rise of the rock clones

    As fielding posson approaches the Feather, a notoriously hard bouldering route at Hueco Tanks State Park in Texas, he visualizes the sequence of moves, imagining each foothold, hand pocket and ridiculous undercling. Then he mounts, climbing quickly and...
  • Face time

    Face time
    If you are crazy for granite and perilous heights and foolish enough to believe that life rewards passion, your obsession probably began here. It's known, officially, as Camp 4 of Yosemite National Park. But among climbers and mountaineers, it's called...