Rises at 5:47 AM with 14:02 of sunlight, then sets at 7:49 PM
Rises at 11:03 PM with 10:52 of moolight, then sets at 9:55 AM
Ski and snowboard enthusiasts dream of completing the ultimate test of heli-skiing as part of their mission to conquer mountains. Ungroomed terrain, no crowds and unpredictable snow elevate this extreme winter sport.
For the past decade, Japan has been gaining traction with America’s snow obsessives. No wonder, with the dollar trouncing the yen and a maritime climate that drops insanely good powder for a full five months.
Apr 4, 2012; 5:00 AM ET We spend a day with world-renowned fly fisherman Joe Humphreys, who hosted a nationally broadcast fly fishing show on ESPN, and taught his craft for over 40 years. Some of his better-known pupils include former President Jimmy Carter and basketball coach Bobby Knight. Violeta Yas reports.