Finding Adventure

Finding Adventure in Sacramento: Survival Skills, Falconry and Windsurfing

By Very Local Staff | April 19, 2022

What is Finding Adventure? Finding Adventure is a Very Local original series about unique outdoor adventures in cities across the U.S. Join host Kinga Philipps as she travels across the country to help individuals break out of their comfort zones and explore the outdoors. Along the way, Kinga challenges each guest to try new things […]

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Finding Adventure in Orlando: Paddleboarding, ATV Riding & Shark Diving

By Very Local Staff | April 13, 2022

Join host Kinga Philipps as she travels across the country to help individuals break out of their comfort zones and explore the outdoors. Along the way, Kinga challenges each guest to try new things and to experience how stepping outside of the norm can be scary, but ultimately amazing and transformative.

Finding Adventure in Stockton: Exploring Caves, Mountain Biking and Fly Fishing

By Very Local Staff | April 4, 2022

Ivan Gomez is on a weight loss journey, but it’s one that’s been limited to exercising in his home. Kinga meets Ivan in Stockton, CA to show him how the outdoors can be a personal gym for body, mind and spirit.

Finding Adventure in Pittsburgh: River surfing, mountain biking and Kayaking

By Very Local Staff | March 28, 2022

Join host Kinga Philipps as she travels across the country to help individuals break out of their comfort zones and explore the outdoors. Along the way, Kinga challenges each guest to try new things and to experience how stepping outside of the norm can be scary, but ultimately amazing and transformative.

Finding Adventure in Kansas City: Ziplining, Bowfishing, Indoor Skydiving

By Very Local Staff | March 21, 2022

Jessie Fiacco is a single mother and nurse, who during the pandemic made home visits. But Jessie hasn’t made time for herself. Luckily for her, Kinga is in town to show Jessie she doesn’t have to travel far to get far out.

Finding Adventure in Brunswick, Maine: Sea Kayaking, Horseback Riding, Parasailing

By Cassidy Swanson | March 21, 2022

Joe Lugosch is a 31-year-old Mainer who is tired of living on the edge and partying too hard. With the help of Kinga, Joe will get a new perspective on the world outside and change his habits for good.

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Finding Adventure in New Orleans: Fishing, Jet Skiing and Flying Lessons

By Marielle Songy | March 10, 2022

Amber Robinson was furloughed from her airline job during the peak of the pandemic. At 51 years old, she hopes Kinga will help inspire her in a new direction. The sky’s the limit!

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Finding Adventure In Orlando: Letting Off Steam, Zip lining and Airboating 

By Cassidy Swanson | March 4, 2022

After transitioning and battling cancer, Madison Wilkins finally feels comfortable in her own skin. Kinga goes to Orlando, Florida to help Madison let her hair down and experience adventure as the woman she’s always longed to be.

Finding Adventure in New Orleans: Horseback Riding and Fishing

By Mary Staes | February 22, 2022

Host Kinga Philipps, an ocean conservationist and thrill seeker, takes locals out of their comfort zones to experience incredible outdoor adventures right in their own backyards.

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Finding Adventure in Orlando: Kayaking with manatees, ATVs and Flyboarding

By Lindsay Patross | February 15, 2022

We visit 3 great spots for kayaking with manatees, riding ATVs and flyboarding just outside of the city.