12 wacky winter sports
Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 3:00 PM
Winter weather is upon us and millions of people will be hitting the slopes and skating across frozen ponds this year. But if you're looking for a more exciting way to experience Mother Nature this season, you're in luck. You can dive beneath icy waters or ride a kayak down a snowy mountainside, and if you still want to strap on a pair of skis, go ahead — just don't forget your parachute.
Here are 13 extreme winter activities that are sure to keep the adrenaline pumping all season long.