Category Archives: Outdoor Life

Point Lookout Hotel; memories of fun, history and dreams of yesterday are mixed with reports of trash and poor conditions at State Park

In some fairness to the military owners – they did improve the Old Girl while She was under their command. They installed a sprinkler system, put storm windows on each window, erected a helicopter pad behind the swimming pool (something every little hotel needs,) and saw to it that it was kept in as good of shape as possible.

Pilot Joseph Bryant escapes injury in crash landing of super duper cloud looper

Pilot Joseph Bryant escapes injury in crash landing of super duper cloud looper LEESBURG, VA. — Virginia State Police Trooper J.A. Cabrera is investigating a minor plane crash that took…

Cap’n Larry Jarboe – Wavewalk Adventures Hump Day on the Reef

There, the chef of Shipwrecks prepared the fish in three styles, blackened, fried and grilled.

Coast Guard medevacs female passenger in diabetic shock from Anthem of The Seas and man with chest pains from Grandeur – all in one week

The Coast Guard medevacs a woman from a cruise ship about 110 miles off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, Feb. 18, 2017. The MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City brought the man to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia. (U.S. Coast Guard video by Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City/Released)

Cap’n Larry Jarboe: The Boat That Does It All

I promoted our business with the phrase “If you can swim, you can snorkel.” Twice a day, we hauled up to 61 passengers a trip on a wooden Harkers Island-built boat to witness the amazing coral reefs and tropical fish that are found right here in the United States.

Maryland State Police Helicopter Hoists Injured Hunter with Severe Gunshot Wound

Advanced life support was provided during transport to the hospital. The ability to conduct the hoist rescue and transition directly into the medical evacuation role saved hours of out of hospital time for the critically injured patient.