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March/April 2001



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Adrenaline Almanac
365 Days of Adventure

The best time to raft the Rio Grande? Climb Antarctica's highest peak? Watch the world's most spectacular wildlife migration take place? The answers are all in our adrenaline almanac, your guide to a year of living adventurously.

(Get the full story in the previous January/February 2001 issue.) Link to events and outfitters right here.

March

1 Marathon des Sables, Ouarzazate, Morocco. Related Web site: www.sandmarathon.com.
 
2 Register to climb Mount McKinley, Alaska. Related Web site: www.nps.gov/dena.
 
10 Hike the Pacific Crest Trail. Related Web site: www.pcta.org.
 
22 Raft the Colorado River through Canyonlands National Park. Related Web site: www.tagalong.com.
 
25 View caribou along Alaska's Kenai River flats. Related Web site: kenai.fws.gov.
 
28 Yam festival, Pentecost island, Vanuatu. Related Web site: www.vanuatutourism.com.
 
29 Dive "Shark Alley," Dyer Island, South Africa. Related Web site: www.ecoventures-travel.com.
 

April

4 World Ice Golf Championship, Greenland. Related Web site: www.greenland-guide.dk/icegolf.
 
6 Phoenix Bouldering Contest, Queen Creek Canyon, Superior, Arizona. Related Web site: www.rocklist.com/pbc.
 
7 31st annual Furniture Race, Big Mountain Resort, Whitefish, Montana. Related Web site: www.bigmtn.com.
 
9 Tracking seminar, Hotchkiss, Colorado. Related Web site: www.discovertracking.com.
 
13 Surf the Rockies (spring party), Telluride Ski Resort, Colorado. Related Web site: www.telski.com.
 
15 Kayak clinic, Otter Bar Lodge, Salmon River, California. Related Web site: www.otterbar.com.
 
20 Celebrate Earth Day, Wakulla Springs State Park, Florida. Related Web site: www.dep.state.fl.us/parks.
 
21 Backpack Arizona's Rainbow Plateau. Related Web site: www.sierraclub.org.
 
23 Raft the Tuolumne River, California. Related Web site: www.oars.com.
 
24 International Congress of Prospectors and Explorers, Lima, Peru. Related Web site: www.proexplo.com.
 
27 Celebrate National Arbor Day, Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Related Web site: www.nps.gov/grsm.
 
30 Beltane Fire Festival,Edinburgh, Scotland. Related Web site: www.beltane.org.
 

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