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Alpine carnivorous plants and a bog orchid in Victoria, Australia

Alpine carnivorous plants and a bog orchid in Victoria, Australia

Here at 1600 meters elevation, we’re in an Alpine fen where, on account of the low nutrients in the soil some of the plants are actually specialised to be carnivorous. This purplish-reddish haze you see on the ground is all carnivorous plants. There are two types here: bladderworts and sundews. Sundews are especially obviously carnivorous …

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Alpine Slide and Zip Swing Fun at Glenwood Caverns Adventure park

Alpine Slide and Zip Swing Fun at Glenwood Caverns Adventure park

(Music Playing) We are at the Glenwood Caverns park. We are going up this mountain to ride the Alpine Slide. It’s making my tummy tingly. Look up the mountain. I am so scared about this! (Music Playing) It was awesome! First you go really steep down and I could get so much speed. It had …

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Safety first as Swiss Alpine Club goes digital

Safety first as Swiss Alpine Club goes digital

Marco Bomio. The mountain guide is responsible for ski and alpine tours in the Bernese Oberland region. His job involves updates and photos. That’s the most important thing in the digitalization process. Today he is out in the Jungfrau region. What’s the aim for today? I want to find out what the conditions are like …

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Kurt Oatway | Gondolas! Every Mono Skiers Nemesis | Samsung Paralympic Blogger | PyeongChang 2018

Kurt Oatway | Gondolas! Every Mono Skiers Nemesis | Samsung Paralympic Blogger | PyeongChang 2018

Kurt Oatway here and we’re at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic venue and one of the major things that I have problems with every time I go skiing or ski racing or just on the hill in general are gondolas! Most hills don’t have them but sometimes you come across them and they quite literally …

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Limitless Adventure: Cross-Country Skiing at Milan Hill

Limitless Adventure: Cross-Country Skiing at Milan Hill

What’s up everybody! My name is Ian, and this is Limitless Adventure. Today we’re at Milan Hills State Park to do a little cross-country skiing. The Nansen Ski Club provides over 15 kilometers of groomed trails both in the park and on private land. It’s open to the public for Nordic skiing and snowshoeing. There’s …