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Boy dies after fall

A 16-year-old boy has died after falling from a tree branch into a swimming hole in Helensburgh.
About 1.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 22 February 2017), the boy was at the Kellys Falls swimming hole with several friends when he climbed about 15m up a tree and began swinging on a branch. 82 more words



The Tomato Hole was a pool of water in a little branch that ran through our pasture and across the road a short distance from our house.  226 more words

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Weekend Adventure - Stony Creek

Weekends are for adventures, and this weekend we went to Stony Creek Swimming Hole. Stony Creek is located in the Moreton Bay region, at the southern end of the Bellthorpe Forest Reserve, on the Conondale Ranges. 260 more words


Buffalo River NP, Arkansas

I didn’t abbreviate the state because I was paranoid it would be the abbreviation for Alaska and not Arkansas.  If only there were a way to look that up… 253 more words


A Gippsland Hideaway

Dante and I had not been camping for SO LONG! With both of us being overseas for a while, then many busy weekends moving house and then Christmas, it had been six months since our last camping trip. 637 more words

Canyon playground: Curtain Falls’ natural slides, white water, deep pools and spectacular rock faces

This story was originally published by the Chico News & Review on July 9, 2015.

My strongest memory of Curtain Falls is first going there a few years ago in November, on the last warm weekend that fall. 837 more words

Berry Creek
Where: Sequoia National Park Mileage: 3.5 miles Difficulty: Easy Elevation gain: 739 feet Type: Out-and-back

To get to the trailhead: From Dorst Campground drive about 1.5 miles South. 214 more words