Where: Texas Motorplex, Ennis, TX Cost: $25 (free if you volunteer) Link: Tomato Battle Events Page Date: April 2014 (Annual) Comments: Not for the thin skinned. The tomatoes hurt!Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: Skyline Trapeze, Addison, TX Cost: $50 for an hour lesson Link: Skyline Trapeze Date: August 2014 Comments: This was an amazing experience, and one that I have gone back for many times. The class sizes are small (2-8 people) and it is surprisingly easy to get the ‘swing’ of it, but plenty of new […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: Aqua Shop, Plano, TX Cost: $20 for 30 minutes Link: Aqua Shop FlowRider Date: December 2013 Comments: Book a time slot with fewer people to get the most wave time. Good chance you will come away with some bruises but some great memories.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: SkyDive Dallas, Whitewright, TX Cost: $229 Link: Skydive Dallas Date: May 2008 Comments: Amazing skydiving less than an hour outside of Dallas!Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: Princess Juliana International Airport, Maho Beach, Sint Maarten Cost: Free Link: Trip Advisor Review Date: January 2014 Comments: Plan to be on the beach when the KLM flight lands and takes off. The takeoff will blow you across the beach if you don’t hold on tight!Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: Varies (Austin, TX) Cost: $5197 Date: TBD, Monthly flights touring the country Link: Zero Gravity Comments:The second cheapest way to freely float in space. Fly into the upper atmosphere where the plane accelerates at exactly the rate of gravity. The result is everything in the plane (including you) behaves exactly as if you were […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: Monahans Sandhills State Park, Monahans, TX Cost: $3 daily admission, less than $10 for board rental Link: Monahans Sandhills Date: October 2013 Comments: Sand was much softer than snow, like falling into a pillow. Board wax makes a big difference if you want to build up speed. Sand will get in your camera lenses, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Where: Fort Worth, TX Cost: $200 Date: July 2013 Link: Conquering the Beast Comments: This may well go down as the most dangerous bucket list item, but was an experience I will never forget. The one-on-one all day instruction was led by World Champion Bull Rider Scott Mendes, who welcomed me as family.Continue Reading... No Comments.