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Thuringia Travel Guide | Skiing, Bobsledding, Hiking | What To Do In Thuringia During Winter

Thuringia Travel Guide | Skiing, Bobsledding, Hiking | What To Do In Thuringia During Winter

Trees and mountains as far as the eye can see. I am in the Thuringian Forest, a range of wooded hills and mountains in the heart of Germany. I’m meeting Stefan Ebert, who knows this area like the back of his hand. You grew up here. What do you find particularly fascinating? It’s definitely where …

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Springtime Skiing & Surfing in California

On this week’s We Hear, we’re California dreamin’. East Coasters have mixed feelings about this year’s El Nino weather pattern. While we loved the mild winter with little snow and early spring temperatures, local ski bunnies aren’t too happy about missing all the double black diamond action up in Vermont. California’s take on things are …

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Snowmobile safari in Russia: a perfect weekend in the Urals (Chusovaya)

Snowmobile safari in Russia: a perfect weekend in the Urals (Chusovaya)

The Middle (Central) Ural The Chusovaya river Chusovaya is the most famous river in the Middle Urals Taking its source in Asia, it flows to Europe through the Ural Mountains The river valley is one of the oldest ones in the Urals It still keeps the region’s rich history The Cossack brigades led by hetman …

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Higher Ground – Adaptive Skiing in Sun Valley

Higher Ground – Adaptive Skiing in Sun Valley

(gentle inspirational music) – My name is Mose Duchano. I’m the recreation program manager at Higher Ground Sun Valley. Higher Ground is a nonprofit. We work with people with disabilities all around the community as well as veterans from all over the country. (gentle inspirational music) Higher Ground allows Sun Valley to have adaptive lessons …

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Cross country skiing with Olympic champion – Red Bull Under My Wing w/ Petter Northug

Cross country skiing with Olympic champion – Red Bull Under My Wing w/ Petter Northug

Above all, I’m going to contribute with my knowledge, and it’s important that we get to know each other and that we create a good atmosphere among us so that we can have a good time. And we are going to address a lot of different subjects apart from training, and there’s a lot of …

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Freestyle Skiing in Argentina – Red Bull Beyond the Line 2012

Freestyle Skiing in Argentina – Red Bull Beyond the Line 2012

We are here in Bariloche in Cerro Catedral, organizing the first year of the Red Bull Beyond the Line. This type of event, or competition, is the most even regarding conditions right? There’s a mountain, and you just have to go down. Today we will be evaluating the magnitude of the jump, as well as …