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Skydiving in Maine

Last Thursday, 22-October, a very good friend and I went over to Skydive New England where we had signed up to take the AFF (accelerated free fall course).  This course would give the training required to skydive without going tandem.  No other students were in our class that day, therefore we were able to do the entire curriculum in just over 5 hours. …

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Hiking Tuckerman Ravine

When I moved to New Hampshire, one of the first places I visited was Mount Washington via the auto-road; at that time I was not hiking.  I had read that some of worst weather in the world was here.  With wind speeds over 230 mph and temperatures below -100 F, I was very intrigued.  To top it off, this was part of …