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Polar Plunge brrrr!


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Oh good lord. This was CRAZY.

In Milwaukee, as in many other random cities throughout this wonderful state of Wisconsin, crazy people bare their pasty skin and throw on a swimsuit to jump into....
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updated: Jan 1, 2009

Wisconsin United States



Join a Polar Bear Club
Swimming in icy Lake Michigan...I first wanted to do this in 1986 when I was 13 years old, and I did it in Jacksonport,WI , by myself. I haven't missed a year since then; now the "Jacksonport Polar Bear....

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http://www.doorbell.net/pbc The first year I had no real idea what to expect- the Lake was calm with a very thin layer of ice on the surface.....
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updated: Mar 31, 2008




Go skinny dipping


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Twice
Camping in Oregon at Lake Trillium near Mt. Hood in August of 2010.
The other time was in a river on Mt. Rainier in Washington.
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updated: Jan 25, 2012

Washington United States



Swim with sharks


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Done 2001. In the Galapagoes and again at Cocos Keeling (Indian Ocean). Important tip...only do it if the locals are doing it (and still have most of their limbs)

Snorkel....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

Wisconsin United States



Take the Polar Bear Plunge in Jacksonport, WI


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UPDATE: 1/1/09 I did it again! And this time I dunked completely under!

As we made our way to Jacksonport the day before, we looked out at the fog over the lake and we knew: Mother Nature was....
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updated: Mar 10, 2009

Wisconsin United States



Swim in the Devil's Pool at the top of Victoria Falls Falls in Zimbabwe
Only during the dry season...Jeebus. I have also decided that this would be an awesome honeymoon trip...serving the dual purpose of checking something off my list AND making sure my husband is awesome....
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updated: Dec 29, 2009

Texas United States



cliff jumping
everyones gotta do it once why not have it on a bucket list? this is a big adventure and one giant leap into water


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updated: Jun 2, 2014

Montana United States



Swim with Whale Sharks
They are absolutely gorgeous if you get the chance to see them at the Georgia Aquarium its really impressive. The massive size and gentleness of this creature.

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Swan with them in the wild as they migrated through the Gulf of Mexico and the Carribean Sea June 2008 on my honeymoon. The most incredible experience, I reccomend it to anyone traveling to Cancun!

We....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

North Carolina United States



Skinny Dip
and hope my clothes don't get nicked!!!

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It was very liberating!! I was on holiday around the Mediterranean and luckily, managed to keep all my clothes!! Would definately be up for doing it again..
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updated: Jun 25, 2011

United Kingdom



Learn to swim


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We would go swimming in Pebble Lake when I was growing up. There were 2 slides and 2 sets of docks. Went there alot growing up. Sometimes when we were done working on the garden at my grandmas house we....
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updated: Mar 7, 2012

Minnesota United States



Participate in a polar bear swim


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I participated in the Polar Bear swim at Oyster Bay beach March 1st 2009. Later that night we had a huge blizzard. The water was ice cold, as soon as I stepped in my whole body was pins and needles. Great....
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updated: Feb 5, 2012

New York United States



Swim with dolphins


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OCtober 4, 2011!! The number one thing that everyone wanted to do on our cruise was to interact with dolphins, so we bough the package at Dolphin Cay in Nassau, Bahamas and it was an incredible experience!....
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updated: Oct 9, 2011

Florida United States



Swim with dolphins


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On Spring Break in Acapulco, Mexico I had the opportunity to swim with the dolphins. I had sprained my ankle a few days earlier, but that wasn't going to stop me! It was an amazing experience swimming....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010




Swim with dolphins


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It happened about two years ago, when I was on a holiday trip to Egypt (didn't see the pyramids). I went scuba diving in the Red Sea and saw a group of 8 dolphins. They were really interested in us divers....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010




Swim with dolphins


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It was such an amazing experience, water was really cold but the day was beautiful, i took my mom with me as a surprise. they are very strong, they carried me around the wwater while i held on to them.....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

Illinois United States



Swim with dolphins


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In April, 2009, I was fortunate enough to swim with 2 dolphins in Cozumel, Mexico. It was an amazing experience. I loved it. I cannot wait to take my children to do the same thing one day when they....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

Kentucky United States



Swim with dolphins


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This was a magical experience! I did it at Sea World in Orlando, FL. The price was reasonable. Getting to touch and interact upclose with these beautiful creatures was amazing. I would do this again....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

Florida United States



Swim with dolphins


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I have actually done this one before and to be honest it was kind of random. I was swimming in California with some friends and a pod of dolphins swam up. It was really cool because they where so close....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

Washington United States



Swim with dolphins


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I did this when my family went to Discovery Cove in Florida. It was alot of fun and I learned alot. The dolphins don't feel slimy. Kinda sticky, almost, but really smooth. Their fin is bendy like the....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

Pennsylvania United States



Swim with sharks


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When I was younger my parents and I took a trip to Florida. We visited Typhoon Lagoon, which to my amazement had a man-made reef filled with baby hammerhead sharks. I thought I had died and gone to heaven!....
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updated: Sep 28, 2010

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