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Video: 102-Year-Old Woman Makes First BASE Jump

Jun 9th, 2013 at 8:00AM: In celebration of her impending milestone birthday, Dorothy Custer wanted to do something a little different this year. So, on the day she turned 102 she decided to make a tandem BASE jump off the Perrine Bridge in Twin Falls, Idaho. That's a leap of 486 feet and as you can tell from the video below, Dorothy enjoyed ever second of the experience, which also gave her the record as the oldest person...

Grouse Mountain, An Adventurous Option In Vancouver, Canada

Grouse Mountain, An Adventurous Option In Vancouver, Canada Sep 24th, 2012 at 2:00PM: Although Vancouver is a metropolitan city, it's also a coastal seaport and home to mountain peaks and natural attractions. While many know the city for its sustainable restaurants, trendy nightlife and cultural fare, Vancouver also has options for the adventurous traveler, especially at Grouse Mountain. Grouse is a mountain of the North Shore Mountains of the Pacific Ranges. The first recorded...

Adventure Vacation Guide 2012: Belize

Adventure Vacation Guide 2012: Belize Jan 4th, 2012 at 9:30AM: Belize is the only country in Central America with English as the official language. The small country, measuring 180 miles long and 68 miles wide, is a popular vacation destination for tourists whose native language is English. But Belize is good for much more than just lounging in white sand while watching the shimmering teal waves roll in and out while drinks, ordered in English, are...

Gadling Exclusive: Downtown Vegas zipline to open Friday

Gadling Exclusive: Downtown Vegas zipline to open Friday Oct 12th, 2010 at 7:15AM: They've made it possible for you to fly over the ocean off the Haitian coast, through the scenic Pacific Ranges of Canada and the the Wild Animal Park in San Diego. And this Friday, Greenheart LLC opens its latest zipline above a different sort of native habitat, that of the Vegas Party Animals. By the end of this week, tourists are expected to able to shoot across steel lines above the crowds...

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