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Sanity Breaks

5 Reasons You Should Go to Yellowstone

Posted October 1, 2012 by Michael Starkey

Last week my wife and I left East Harlem to visit Yellowstone National Park for the first time. It did not disappoint.

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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. Photo Courtesy of Flickr/David Berkowitz

The End of Martha’s Vineyard

Posted September 5, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Harlem attorney and blogger Carolyn Edgar made her annual sojourn to Martha’s Vineyard and realized that it might soon be her last.

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Summit of Mauna Kea, Photo by Jole Simmons
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Hiking the World’s Tallest Mountain, Mauna Kea

Posted March 14, 2012 by Lesly Simmons

Atop the world’s tallest mountain — which also happens to be a volcano — is a frozen lake. This San Francisco author hiked it with her husband.

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These Grandmas Have Been to Yosemite. Have You?

Posted February 24, 2012 by Michael Starkey

A new documentary shows elderly members of an African-American church in LA making an inspiring first trip to Yosemite, debunking the myth that wilderness is for whites.

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Gullah Day Driver Jamie Green Leads the Drag Hunt, photo by Brian Branch Price

Photos Essay: Hunting & Fishing With the Gullahs

Posted February 13, 2012 by Brian Branch Price

The thought of eating deer mortified me and my face showed it. But I was too curious to pass up the chance.

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