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NPR Sound Treks: Adventures


NPR Sound Treks: Adventures


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  • Experience a refreshing adrenaline rush on this NPR guided tour of the ultimate in outdoor fun: Whether whitewater rafting on the Hudson River, mountain climbing in the Himalayas, kayaking in Alaska, airboarding in Oregon’s Cascade mountains, or bungee jumping in Australia, each story is an amazing sound adventure—and a great escape.

    The NPR Sound Treks series features outstanding audio documentaries, stories, and commentary from the NPR archives bring the outdoors to life. Each volume features sounds from nature, insights from experts and others who love the outdoor experience (naturalists, zoologists, biologists, adventurers, even a cowgirl), and vivid storytelling that captures the excitement of the wilderness.

  • Introduction Jon Hamilton

    Racing for Adventure in Borneo

    The Unger Report: Indoor Skydiving

    Leaping Down Under

    Sliders: Racing Down Berkeley’s Steep Hills

    Braving the Badwater Ultramarathon

    Air Boarding: Surfing the Slopes, Belly-First

    Whitewater Rafting on New York’s Hudson River

    Rock Climber Chris Sharma Chases Next “King Line”

    Kayaking in Alaska

    Climbing Blind in the Himalayas

  • ISBN-13:9781615730643

    Format: CD

    Publisher: HighBridge Company

    Publication date:06/01/2010

    Unabridged, 1 hour