For the world's elite mountain bikers, adventure sometime lies underground! French buddies Kilian Bron, Maxime Peythieu and Olivier Cuvet discovered an abandoned mine and wasted no time exploring the dark, vast complex in signature MTB style.
Would you brave a mine like this if you could?
Sometimes drones fail for no rhyme or reason, which in an ideal condition may be a lot easier to retrieve and recoup but cliffside? YouTuber Fuel my passion, be my Inspiration takes their DJI Mavic out for a spin across a rugged mountain terrain. The drone loses partial communication with the remote and paves its own path. Well, great now they have to recruit a climber to rescue you!
Heroes can be found in all situations and recently, drone rescues are a time for the brave. View Now
Disneyland is a place of magic with surprises lurking behind every corner, including this one that Heather Anne happened upon. After the cast member clocked out for the night, she wanted to stick around and paint with water. With a tied up mop and a little imagination, she depicts some of Disney's most beloved characters. Heather and her family just love every moment of this! View Now
Serious outdoors fanatics often drop hundreds on camping equipment, but aren't you essentially burning money with a $200 stove? The CrazyRussianHacker is sparing his wallet with this shockingly easy and low-tech zero alcohol stove you can make on the spot.
Reserve parachutes are a paraglider's best friend should the worst happen midair, but this parachute "safety net" almost evaporates when Freefly Tom's opens in his face before he can ditch the original tangled chute! Thankfully, Tom's no rookie and invested in a good reserve chute, so he's spared a bone-crunching crash when he touches down in between two chalets in the French Prealps.
When you're a parent you want to introduce your kids to some of the things you enjoy and for Miku Uemura that was surfing. When her daughter Manami first starting surfing, she just couldn't stay on but now they can't get her off the board. Her smile really just says it all. View Now
Ryan Williams (AKA R-Willy) will be forever known as "the guy who landed the world's first BMX triple frontflip." Though he technically made history with the extreme jump back in 2015, it's still dangerous for the Nitro Circus alum and rising BMX star. View Now
Finding buried treasure is everyone's childhood dream, but Mark Mellinger has a real-life lead. In fact, he's so intrigued that he finds the exact spot where his old Filipino neighbor swore he'd seen Japanese soldiers burying gold near the end of their WWII occupation. When Mark finds only dirt, he decides to trick local treasure hunters with a good-hearted (and chocolate-filled) prank!
For those easy travelers who only need the essentials, a capsule hotel might be for you. Vlogger Tokidoki Traveller spends one night in Bay Hotel, a women's only capsule hotel in Tokyo. For roughly $33 she was given a "pod" to sleep in, a locker for her things, pajamas, and access to shared bathroom facilities. Not bad for that price! View Now
If you thought climbing into a cave was quite the risk, imagine a cave with an existing pool of water and then another lake directly above it on the surface. This is no made up fantasy but a real life sight to behold on Owey Island in Ireland. Iain Miller of Unique Ascent climbs below the surface to boat across the underground water. He is the only person inside, filming all his own footage. View Now
Even when you've surrounded by Mother Nature's natural "ice pack," some winter collisions take a few days to shake off! Take these two snowboarders in Telluride who dramatically T-Bone on the slope and are still feeling it a week later.
There's no wipeout in our second Viral Video UK clip, only laughs as our cheeky skier dusts his buddies in a wave of powder!
Most folks would call it quits after crashing their photography drone somewhere down a cliff... but not The Jurgys! Instead, the husband-wife team decides to free-climb the towering Idaho cliff. View Now
Some ice fishers are so passionate about their pastime that they build entire buildings to fish from. The very slippery nature of ice makes this difficult, though, especially if you meet any high winds. Days after one such storm, the folks at AirFox Photography take to the air in a drone to find their lost "ice shack" in a vast sea of ice. View Now
Quite the fiasco for father and surfer Kevin Lynch when he suddenly has a heart attack while paddling out to catch some waves in Queensland, Australia. Although Kevin has no recollection of the event, Abby the 13-year-old who saved his life shared the story with his family. Kevin has been released from the hospital and is expected to recover.
The ocean is a place full of unexpected occurrences and high tide is one of them. View Now
Phil Torres from The Jungle Diaries is no newcomer to the jungle, but evenhe's flabbergasted after he comes across this absolutely enormous walking stick insect. Like almost anyone, Phil goes in for a closer look... er, maybe too close!View Now
Imagine being welcomed into a country with a police escort, followed by a dinner with the country's leader. Writer and adventurer Jesper Black wasn't expecting to be greeted this way when he arrived in the country of Georgia. With every intention to be picked up from the airport by his friend Nunutsa, he wasn't expecting a personal chauffeur or dinner with prime minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili.
So what's all the fuss? Jesper is Georgia's six-millionth tourist in 2016 so they thought they'd celebrate him! View Now
We've seen endless drone failures but this one takes it to a whole new level when a drone crashes straight into someone's lap. Scorp in the Sky was filming with a drone when another one suddenly came out of thin air, crashing into his knees. View Now
Most people rent trucks to move, but daredevil Ryan Taylor and his buddy Zack have something a little more adventurous in mind... like a portable BMX ramp! No kidding, they haul their loaned truck all over SoCal to frontflip down grassy hills, dry canals, and even an empty college campus.
Jealous you didn't think of it first?
This rock climber sure knows what she's doing because Sasha DiGiulian is a world champion climber. She is the first North American woman to climb the grade 9a, 5.14d, widely known as one of the most difficult climbs to be achieved by a female. You might recognize her because we first Skyped with Sasha in 2013 when she accomplished this climb. Now we see her summiting Lost Pencil in Joshua Tree National Park, California. We are impressed, girl! View Now
Despite what daredevils would have you believe, bridge diving is a risky sport even in best conditions. On his epic tour of Europe last year, "Child of Poseidon" Jeff learned firsthand how critical form can be as he plummeted from a Bosnian bridge locals warned could shatter his legs. Thankfully, Jeff avoids injury thanks to some pre-jump training with a helpful instructor.
Paddy James became an internet sensation when his buddy Robert Keane posted a message on Facebook. The two had planned an east coast trip together but Robert backed out, leaving Paddy to travel alone. When Robert offered his place traveling with Paddy, admirers from all over began reaching out to Paddy. He joins our RightThisMinute hosts via Skype to share with us just how bizarre this adventure has been this far. View Now
Anything with moving parts can be a bit intimidating, especially when those moving parts fail. A man driving a gyrocopter held on for dear life as the thing sputtered, struggling to fly. Luckily, he was able to avoid the rotors and propellers.
When everything goes wrong, what keeps you grounded? These skiers sure didn't have much to hold onto as they dangled several feet in the air. A ski lift in Italy left 130 skiers stranded when the mechanisms malfunctioned. Not only was the situation undesirable, the winds began to pick up at unrelenting speeds. View Now
A heartwarming friendship begins when traveling kayaker Bren Orton invites a curious neighborhood kid out for a water adventure and loans him his own gear! You can tell that the kind act totally makes Stephen's day. Who knows—maybe we're watching an African kayaking legend being born!